Watercolour painting studio: still-life

Course Dates: 29/10/21 - 17/12/21
Time: 14:00 - 17:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
Tutors: 
This course is ideal for those who have already explored the basic techniques of watercolour and would like to develop their skills further, ideally a follow on from Watercolour 1.
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Full fee £309.00 Senior fee £247.00 Concession £188.00

Course Code: VM120

Fri, day, 29 Oct - 17 Dec '21

Duration: 8 sessions (over 8 weeks)

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What is the course about?

This course is aimed at those students who have some previous experience of the basic techniques in this exciting and versatile medium. With reference to a variety of artists, we will explore different themes, such as still life, landscape and architecture, developing methods and techniques to manipulate these varied subjects.

What will we cover?

- Develop colour mixing with watercolour paints
- Explore different approaches to mark-making and brush technique
- Investigate composition to plan and develop imagery
- Explore the work of a variety of watercolour artists related to different subjects.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- Develop colour mixing with watercolour paints
- Explore different approaches to mark-making and brush technique
- Investigate composition to plan and develop imagery
- Explore the work of a variety of watercolour artists related to different subjects.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

This course is for students who have the basic techniques of watercolour, ideally a follow on from Watercolour 1 or as a refresher course for students who have some experience in watercolour painting.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

-Tutor demonstrations, individual tuition and group discussions. Optional homework exercises.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

All basic materials provided. Advice on brushes and paper will be given at the first session. There are sheets of watercolour paper available to use at cost price.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Watercolour painting studio: Still Life
Watercolour painting studio: Life
Watercolour painting studio: Nature and Colour
Watercolour painting studio: Urban Landscape
-Experimental watercolour techniques
-Watercolour: personal development
-Developing watercolour: personal projects.

Hilary Rosen

Hilary Rosen is a born and bred artist both working and teaching in London. She graduated from Nottingham where she received her BA Hons in Fine followed by three years at the RCA where she achieved an MA from the RCA at the Painting School . Hilary has been painting and printmaking ever since and is based in a studio in Bethnal Green. Her work has regulary been exhibited in a gallery in Hamburg over the past 30 years, alongisde other exhibitions and shows both internationally and nationally including India, Australia, Ireland, Scotland and various locations in England. Her continuing practice has been complimented alongside her teaching, of which has taken place at City lit and other institutions as a visiting lecturer including UEL, Nottingham Trent and Middlesex University. Hilary's main teaching involvement at City lit is within the water colour courses but also teaches within other drawing and painting provisions. To see examples of both Hilary's work and her upcoming shows please visit Hilaryrosen.co.uk.

Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.