Introduction to Painting and Drawing Short Course
During this short course, you will be introduced to various approaches to drawing and painting. You will develop your observational skills, creative thinking, personal visual language and printing processes.
This is a great course for beginners but may also appeal to those who have some previous experience in art and design or art history.
When will I start the course and how long will it take?
This course has various start dates throughout the year and will take up to 11 weeks to complete.
The course takes place at St Helens College, Town Centre Campus, Water Street, St Helens, WA10 1PP.
What will I study?
Using a wide range of drawing media, you will explore various approaches to objective/measured drawing and to the more exploratory uses of drawing and painting media.
You will then develop your drawing and painting experiments into two small prints using relief printing and/or intaglio printing techniques.
How is it assessed?
There is no formal assessment. You will be given feedback based on your progress with suggestions and guidance for areas for improvement.
Do I need any previous qualifications to start this course?
There are no formal entry requirements. All you need is commitment and enthusiasm.
As with all our leisure courses the main emphasis is to come along and enjoy the course!
What are the course fees?
The total cost of the course is £130.00.
To check availability, costs and to secure your place, please visit our online shop.
What can I go on to do once I have completed this course?
Upon completion of this course, you could choose to complete one of our many other art school short courses including photography, ceramics or jewellery making.