Painting adults Courses

Painting – Realism (Mondays)

Ken Wadrop int

Join one of the original Fremantle Realists, Ken Wadrop, and learn about drawing and painting from life and photographs. Work in differing approaches such as the Direct Painting Manner (Alla Prima) or multi–layered painting whilst exploring colour theory, design and composition. Students can work in acrylic or oil paints.

What to bring:-

  • Basic palette of colours (oils or acrylics)
  • Brushes (various sizes of hoghair flats and rounds, filberts, small synthetic rounds.)
  • Low odour or citrus turps (avoid mineral turps)
  • Paper towels or rags (essential)
  • Sketchbook/pencils/markers
  • Camera/smartphone
  • Canvas – this can be discussed in the first class
  • Please note that turpentine, oil paints and other solvents will be used in this class
  • Further materials may be required throughout the course

Tutor Ken Wadrop

Ken Wadrop returns to FAC as a painting tutor to bring his expertise as a painter of realism, Fremantle and the urban environment into the classroom.

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