Discover the joys of painting with acrylics. Learn about colour, texture, shape and tone and how to combine these elements as well as developing your own style. Explore this medium in a relaxed and encouraging setting through a number of exercises guided by your tutor.
What to bring:-
- Acrylic paints – (Chromacryl/Atelier/Matissse) – titaniuam white, Warm Red – cadmium red or napthol scarlet, Cool Red – alizarine crimson or quinacridone red or magenta, Warm Blue – Ultramarine, Cool Blue – Phthalo blue, Warm Yellow – cadmium yellow medium or arylamide yellow or indian yellow, Cool Yellow – cadmium yellow light or arylamide yellow light or yellow light hansa. Other option colours are: viridian or sap green, phthalo green, yellow orchre and mars black
- Note book
- Selection of acrylic or bristle brushes, found and flat (filbert) sizes 2, 4, 6, 8
- Palette knife
- 3 x jars with lids
- Clean rags
- Canvas/boards and preparing surfaces will be discussed in the first class
- Further materials may be required throughout the course
Tutor Leslee Rowlands
Leslee Rowlands is an Art educator with over 30 years of experience teaching students of all ages. Her aim is to offer a supportive learning environment in which the participants are inspired and can develop the confidence to explore and pursue their artistic side.