Drawing and Painting the Landscape I – Art Classes Bideford Spring 2024

£120.00

Drawing and Painting the Landscape I
4 week Art class looking at different media: introduction and information about materials and techniques to develop landscape based practice, relax and enjoy a creative session with like minded people.

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Drawing and Painting the Landscape I
4 week Art class looking at different media: introduction and information about materials and techniques to develop landscape based practice, relax and enjoy a creative session with like minded people. Learn principals and techniques of creating landscape / seascape compositions, use different media to develop confidence in you own creative practice, develop skills and ideas working in a lovely studio space with a qualified and experienced Art teacher / professional Artist. Class notes and extension practice emailed after each session. All listed materials available to buy (in a tote bag for £55 at first session – or please bring ALL equipment on materials listed each week, they are NOT provided within the class costs) Drawing and Painting the Landscape 2 will run weekly from 29th February – 21st March 1030am-1pm, enabling development of practice, looking at work of various artists and progression of media and multimedia working.

1 FORM AND COMPOSITION
Learn about single point perspective, vanishing points, the rule of 1/3s and principal of golden section, use a city-scape to investigate composition and generate space.
Materials: pencils, HB, 3B, 6B, or selection of soft graphite drawing pencils, soft eraser, paper – A3 heavy cartridge sheets or sketchbook.
2 COLOUR
How to create depth using colour in a landscape composition – sky and land, dark – light – dark – light. Materials: small set of basic watercolours, large and small soft wash brushes, heavy cartridge – or selection of watercolour papers, any water based medium will work for this session – watercolour or acrylic or water based oils 2 yellows, 2 reds, 2 blues, and black as minimum, with a pallet for mixing on.
3 SELECTING COMPOSITION
Look at the work of well known landscape artists to consider composition, using a view finder to select a landscape to draw. Van Gogh, Turner, John Nash – monochrome. Materials: willow charcoal sticks and white chalk (school black board) , soft eraser, paper A3 heavy cartridge sheets or sketchbook. – any coloured / pastel texture paper / sugar paper
4 PLAN / START A LANDSCAPE PAINTING
Bring together composition, colour-ways, investigations of Artists work to develop an A3 landscape painting – work from provided photographs or a favourite landscape or seascape.
Materials: small set of basic watercolours, large and small soft wash brushes, heavy cartridge – or selection of watercolour papers, any water based medium will work for this session – watercolour or acrylic or water based oils 2 yellows, 2 reds, 2 blues, and black as minimum – watercolours provided in materials pack.

£120 pp – material pack £55 – max 6 participants
4 weekly session from
Thursday 29th February 2024 – Thursday 21st March 1030am -1.00 pm