Express Yourself With Creative Art
Explore your creative side to produce practical projects based upon suggested themes, with the freedom to experiment with colour, medium, textures - this is an alternative to a formal painting & drawing course, no experience necessary
Additional information about this course
Be inspired by a range of themes to experiment with colours and different mediums to create in this alternative art course.
To be inspired by a range of themes & interpret them through a range of mediums & produce a range of practical pieces of work
Who is the course for?
What topics will this course cover
A full list of themes for projects will be provided & discussed during the first session - this is an alternative to a formal painting & drawing course, giving students the scope to express themselves at whatever level they feel comfortable
What will it be like?
WEA classes are friendly and supportive. You will be encouraged to work together with your fellow students and tutor. You will be asked to share your ideas and views in the class and work with the group to give and accept feedback in a supportive environment. The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you to be actively involved in your learning. You may be asked to undertake work to support your course outside of your class.
By the end of the course I should be able to:
1) Discuss creative ideas within a group environment 2) Interpret themes & develop ideas 3) Experiment with a range of ideas 4) Use colour & texture in different ways 5) Produce a series of practical pieces of work based on the themes provided & contribute to the mini exhibition at the end of the course
How will I know I'm making progress?
Through discussion with the tutor
What else do I need to know, do or bring?
some art materials will be provided as well as any the students may wish to bring of their own
Reading and information sources
Any useful sources will be suggested during the course
What could the course lead to?
* personal projects * further courses * visiting Art Galleries * keep a sketchbook or scrapbook with ideas
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