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life painting course

10am - 5pm (Lunch 1pm - 2pm)
Course is £52

Course Details

  • This one day course will be an excellent introduction to life painting which is designed to give you a full working method for painting in oils.
  • The course will be suitable for complete beginners as well as those with some basic painting experience.
  • In six hours you will get started and guided through a sequential approach with everything explained.
  • Each student will receive one-to-one tuition from a Professional Portrait Painter and learn about traditional painting techniques.
  • By the day’s end you’ll be fully informed and motivated to continue painting and equipped with a sound method and approach.
  • We will also provide a simple demonstration on how to make your own canvas at home.

Course includes use of an easel for the whole day
1 hardboard surface to paint on
All oil paints, brushes and palettes
Paper and pencils

Students will need to purchase their own canvas to bring to the class. We would recommend a 24 x 30 inch cotton canvas. We can email suggestions on where to get these for the course to those who book.

Course Tutor: Edward Wills

Advance booking essential. Places are limited.

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