Beginners Oil Painting

Mondays from 10am - 12.30pm with artist and tutor Christine Frew

  • Started 17 Jan
  • 225 British pounds
  • Beaverhall Artists Studios

Service Description

10 Weeks from Monday 17th January to Monday 28th March (no class Monday 14th February) Join artist Christine Frew for a 10-week oil painting for beginner’s course. Christine will guide you step by step through how to lay out a palette, mixing colours and applying oil paint. You will work from a selection of fascinating objects to experiment and try out a variety of oil painting techniques. This course a must if you have always wanted to try oil painting but don’t know where to start. You will build skills and knowledge and pick up tips for oil painting in a supportive and relaxed environment. Materials required - Oil paint (colours to be confirmed) - Primed canvas paper - Pure turpentine / turpentine organic alternative (ie Zest-it) - Basic range of acrylic paint (approx. 5 large tubes of a mix of colours) - Masking tape - A range of synthetic brushes suitable for both acrylic and oil paint in a range of shapes and sizes (round and flat) approx. 6 different brushes per participant is ideal - Drawing pencil (6B is ideal) - A1 heavy weight cartridge paper - Glass jars with lids - Palettes - Paper towels Please read our Covid-19 Guidelines page for information about attending studio-based classes. This course is at EDS Studio, 27 Beaverhall Road, EH7 4JE

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

  • 27 Beaverhall Road, Edinburgh, UK

    + 0131 556 0971

    info@edinburghdrawingschool.co.uk