Dungarvan College,
Youghal Road, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford.

Email: dungarvancollege@wwetb.ie    Tel: 058 41184

Painting: Simply Oils/Acrylics

Level:  Beginner/Intermediate

Description: This course introduces and develops artists’ ability to work in oils or acrylics. Each day of the course begins with a demonstration, a painting is begun on the first day and developed so that a student can see clearly every stage of the painting process. The students work on their paintings, each week, guided by the tutor, giving simple and precise advice. The course focuses on the individual development of the student, to create a work in such a way as to nurture their own personal style.

Course Content : The topics outlined below will be woven into each day: Concept and composition. What is oil/acrylic paint? Making marks with oil/acrylic paint. Colour mixing. Understanding the colour wheel, hue, value and chroma. Creating the illusion of 3D form. The importance of edges. Aerial and liner perspective. Core and cast shadows.

Tutor Gooee (Margaret) O’Brien

Fee €130

Duration 10 weeks

Start Date 25 th September 2018

Class Time 7:00 - 9:30pm (2.5 hours)

Day Tuesday

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