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Beginners Acrylics

Thursdays 6.30pm - 9pm with artist and tutor Helen Jackson

  • Started 21 Apr
  • 225 British pounds
  • Great King Street

Service Description

Thursday 21st April - Thursday 23rd June 10 weeks (no break) A structured ten week course for absolute beginners or anyone wishing to refresh their painting skills. Working from a still life set up in the studio, students will learn all the fundamental techniques of painting with acrylics. The aim of this course is to guide students towards confidence with acrylics. This course will cover the basics from learning how to colour mix to how to use your brushes and apply the paint, from different techniques to learning how to make a good composition. This course will also give students the opportunity to learn the basic language of drawing and painting. Paints and equipment are supplied, but students are asked to bring their own brushes each week. Students may wish to begin getting their own materials as the term progresses - advice will be give on this. Brushes required: Proarte Oil/Acrylic brushes recommended. - Flat brushes in sizes 10, 8 & 2 or 4 - Round tipped brushes in sizes 8 & 4 Please read Covid-19 Guidelines page for information about studio-based classes.

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

  • 13A Great King Street, Edinburgh, UK

    + 0131 556 0971