Art - Watercolour, Oil and Acrylic Paint Class for Beginners Tuesday

Course Name: Art - Watercolour, oil and acrylic paint Class - Beginners.

Award: Certification of Attendance ( on request )

Beginners Course overview: (Tues Night)

This class is suitable for individuals who want to express their creativity, and explore the world of Paint. You will learn how to see as an artist, while focusing your observational skills and developing your understanding of 2D and 3 dimensional concepts. The program is suitable for complete beginners and also those with basic paint skills.

Course Content:

The beginners course will examine:

  • 2D line and its qualities through observational drawing.
  • Colour Theory - understanding colour mixing.
  • Still life painting / Composition / Tonal studies.
  • 3D concepts - exploring form.
  • Perspective in Landscape, Seascape and Townscape painting.
  • Abstract concepts with mixed media.

Tutor Biography:

Anne O’ Byrne is a practicing Visual Artist who has been teaching Paint in GTI for the past eight years. She studied in the Limerick College of Art and Design and holds an Honours Degree in Fine Art from GMIT Galway 2010. Anne has exhibited nationally and internationally and her work features in the collections of Bank of Ireland, Office of Public Works, Galway City Council and NUI Galway.

Anne’s method of teaching encourages you to uncover your own style of creating.Through careful, considerate guidance and individual attention, in a relaxed atmosphere, you will learn the joy of painting.

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Materials Needed:

First class: No materials needed for first class. Materials will be discussed on first night for subsequent weeks.