11 courses found
To develop the potential which everyone has to draw well from observation. To teach methods of drawing which are useful for oil painting and others which relate to water colour painting. To learn oil, acrylic, gouache and water colour techniques and make finished paintings in these media.
Starting each session with a series of short poses, followed by longer poses, thereby allowing intense study.
To achieve the knowledge and skills of working with mixed media to create a piece of art.
This course aims to improve your drawing, painting and observation skills in a relaxed atmosphere with as much one to one tuition as possible. Whilst learning basics, students are encouraged to express themselves as individuals.
Learn drawing, painting and observation skills. The aim of this course is to introduce and engage students with a range of activities involving painting and drawing. Content of courses vary depending on the tutor delivering the course, but generally drawing could cover the use of pencil, pastel, charcoal, pen and ink, etc. Painting could cover the use of oil, acrylic, water colour and mixed media. Themes are often included as specific focus e.g. landscape, seascape, still life, animals, flowers, portrait and figures, architecture, etc. Specific
information on course content is available from the centre administering the course.
Did you enjoy drawing at school? When did you last do a drawing? Would you like to find your drawing mojo once again? Our tutor will lead participants through a series of tasks designed to build confidence and practical skills working with a variety of drawing materials. You’ll explore and practice observational drawing techniques and you’ll learn how to apply your knowledge of the elements of art to create drawings which truly express your feelings. No prior knowledge is required
Individual workshop to learn to arrange flowers with a specific themes i.e. Weddings; a walk on the beach with flowers; Christmas; Easter; Spring; Summer, etc.. Cost of materials are additional
This qualification covers: the different roles in ensuring that food ingredients and allergens are effectively managed; common allergens and intolerances; procedures relating to the accurate communication of ingredient information, from supplier to consumer; hygiene considerations with regard to allergen and ingredient control; and procedures relating to the control of contamination and cross-contamination of allergenic ingredients.
Aromatherapy is an ancient art of using plant extracts in the form of essential oils to promote health and wellbeing. Come and learn the history of aromatherapy and how the use of essential oils can benefit common ailments, reduce stress and anxiety. Learn how to blend oils safely at home and how to apply them for family health.
Subjects covered on this course include types of substance misuse, signs, symptoms and their effects. The reasons people misuse substances, misleading signs and symptoms, the effects on society, and gaining support and advice.
This course will look at how to get started with the tablet, how to download and use apps, books, games, browse the web, check and write emails. This course covers how to protect privacy and other security features.