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Oil Painting 6 Week Course for Beginners


Mon 16 May 2016–Mon 27 Jun 2016, 6:30pm–9:30pm

Where: Jika Jika Community Centre, cnr Plant & Union Sts, Northcote, Victoria

Restrictions: R15

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Listed by: bonny

Oil painting 6 week course for beginners with professional artist, Bonny Hut, at the Alchemy school of Art.
Monday Evenings: 16 May 2016 - 27 June 2016 (we will not have class on public holiday 13 June)

Come and get in touch with your inner artist in a fun and relaxed atmosphere!

Students are encourages to find and paint in their own unique / individual style.

Course includes:
Materials for the first class and a 50 minute "Learn to Paint in oils" DVD by Bonny Hut.

Absolute beginners 6 week painting course structure. We generally have one hour discussion during the course followed by two hours of assisted painting. You will be assisted every step of the way.

Week one: Principles of drawing, underpainting and the psychology behind how painting works.
Week two: Base layer of painting and art materials.
Week Three: How to paint detail and shading.
Week Four: All about canvasses and how to stretch them
Week Five: Colour theory and colour mixing.
Week Six: The principles of creating mood and the principles of design. All about the art world.
And we will be covering much more...

The Alchemy School of Art has been running since 2002!