Lilac Cottage Studio
Thursday, February 20, 2020
10:00 AM
Garden House Lane, Rickinghall, Suffolk IP22 1EA
East England
Ecclestone Art with Rob Nelmes

ObjectivesTo learn the basic foundations for starting to paint from a technical aspect.

LevelAbsolute Beginners or those wishing to explore Beginner Techniques.

Materials neededAll Materials Included.

Course Description.

·     On this practical course you will be introduced to acrylic painting techniques as well as the fundamental starting points to painting.
·     Learn the important technical aspects to beginning to paint with acrylics including preparing your surface, colour mixing, tonality, brush handling, layering and completing a simple composition.
·     Your tutor will teach you step-by-step how to prepare your painting surface, colour and tone experiments, palette preparation, colour coordination, use of mediums and thinners, and brushwork techniques.
·     Through practical demonstration, one to one support and exercises you will learn the basics that will give you the confidence to continue painting at home.
·     At the end of the day you will also have increased your knowledge of colour, tone and how to approach painting with acrylic. You will have completed a series of experiments and a simple still life study in acrylic.

Tutor: Rob Nelmes

All materials, refreshments and lunch with wine included.