Dungarvan College - Coláiste Dhún Garbhán,
Youghal Road, Dungarvan, Co. Waterford.
Email: dungarvancollege@wwetb.ie
Tel: 058 41184


Simply Oils/Acrylics

Code: T8

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: €150

Duration: 10 weeks

Start Date: 07/02/2023

Class Time: 7:00 – 9:30pm (2.5 hours)

Day: Tuesday

All PLC or Secondary School queries should be sent to dungarvancollege@wwetb.ie

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