Colours of Dorset - Painting on Location
Short Courses at AUB
art, painting, arts
Exclusive for the summer term, you will make the most of capturing the summer colours of our superb location in the south of England. Five full day sessions will be spent out and about in the Dorset area, along with a day trip to the stunning Brownsea Island, which is a perfect place to take inspiration and practice your newfound skills.
During the course you may also visit the historic Poole Quay and Hengisbury Head. Throughout your sessions on location you will be given expert advice from the tutor on perspective, the use of light, tone and colour, whilst using a wide range of media, this may include: Watercolour, acrylics, gouache and even oils.
The first session of this course will take place at the Arts University.
What you need to bring
A2 cartridge and watercolour paper, soft drawing pencils (2B – 6B), putty type eraser, craft knife, sharpener, charcoal, drawing ink, coloured chalks (including white), glue sticks, a selection of the following paints: gouache, acrylic, watercolour, oil. You will also need to provide suitable clothing for inclement weather.
•Saturday 3rd May, 17th May, 31st May, 14th June & 28th June 2014
Maximum 10 students
Duration: 5 Saturdays 10am-4.30pm