Paint with Acrylics for Beginners

20 Feb 2020

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Thu, 20 Feb
10:00 – 16:30

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Lilac Cottage Studio

England, United Kingdom


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  • Diss Station

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Course suits: Those who have never painted and aspire to a high level of technique. Those who already paint but are self-taught and feel they have gaps in technical knowledge.


Objectives: To learn the basic foundations for starting to paint from a technical aspect.
Level: Absolute Beginners or those wishing to explore Beginner Techniques.
Materials needed: All Materials Included.
Course Description.
·     On this practical course you will be introduced to acrylic painting techniques as well as the fundamental starting points to painting.
·     Learn the important technical aspects to beginning to paint with acrylics including preparing your surface, colour mixing, tonality, brush handling, layering and completing a simple composition. 
·     Your tutor will teach you step-by-step how to prepare your painting surface, colour and tone experiments, palette preparation, colour coordination, use of mediums and thinners, and brushwork techniques.
·     Through practical demonstration, one to one support and exercises you will learn the basics that will give you the confidence to continue painting at home.
·     At the end of the day you will also have increased your knowledge of colour, tone and how to approach painting with acrylic. You will have completed a series of experiments and a simple still life study in acrylic.
Tutor: Rob Nelmes
 All materials, refreshments and lunch with wine included.

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