Course title:
Northumberland Art - The final Exhibition
Angela Nunn
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Timetabled sessions
Date Times Hours
Wed 30 Mar 2022 13:00 PM - 15:00 PM 2
Total sessions: 1
Total number of classroom hours: 2
Independent online hours: 0
Total hours: 2
Wed 30 Mar 2022
13:00 PM - 15:00 PM
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Classroom Face to Face with Canvas (for SLR & teaching file)
Whalton Village Hall
NE61 3XA
Leads to qualification?    No
Level:     Level 2 (level information)
Is this course part of a programme of study?
Programme details
Programme title:
Painting and Drawing inspired by Historic Northumberland
Programme aims:
This programme will inspire learners to explore and interpret the historic and cultural landscape and buildings of Northumberland through drawing and painting, This will include a tour of a Northumberland art venue / site and culminate in crating an exhibition to celebrate Northumbrian culture.
Programme description:
Hosted in one of Northumberland's beautiful villages - Walton - this programme will explore several periods of history and specific sites of cultural interest of Northumberland, some celebrated and others underground. Following an introduction to basic creative materials and techniques, learners will be invited to practice to achieve drawing and painting skills that will be demonstrated in studies or a finished piece of work. Students will work together to create an exhibition of their work to celebrate Northumberland's creative culture.
Who is this programme for?
Residents of Northumberland, Newcastle and North Tyneside
Optional Activity Start date End date Fee
C2527492 Painting and Drawing - Inspired by Northumberland 12/01/2022 23/03/2022 £57.60
C2527583 Northumberland Art Tour 16/02/2022 16/02/2022 £6.40
C2527587 Northumberland Art - The final Exhibition 30/03/2022 30/03/2022 £0.00
C2527492 Painting and Drawing - Inspired by Northumberland
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C2527583 Northumberland Art Tour
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C2527587 Northumberland Art - The final Exhibition
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£0.00 or free on some courses if you are in receipt of some benefits
What skills or experience do I need to join this course?
This course is for beginners and improvers
This course is for beginners and improvers
What else do I need to know? Is there anything I need to provide?
A willingness to include work in the exhibition and/or support fellow learners.
Course aim:
To create an exhibition of work that celebrates Northumberland's creative culture.
Course description:
Following on from the Painting and Drawing inspired by Northumberland course and a documented journey to a cultural venue/site a celebration of images will be planned and exhibited. Learners will be motivated and challenged to recognise where and how they can share and publicise work considering issues such as access, publicity and marketing.
By the end of the course I will be able to:
1. know how to plan an exhibition including handling and framing art work.
2. know how to plan an exhibition including displaying art work.
3. Know 2 marketing methods to publicise an exhibition.
4. understand how to value and price your art work.
5. Understand a venue's health and safety procedures when exhibiting to the public.
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We expect you to attend your classroom sessions and make time to do any required learning activities on your own.

The WEA tutor will use a range of teaching and learning activities and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning. Your tutor will use tasks to see how you are learning, which may include quizzes, question and answer, small projects, discussion, written or practical work. Your tutor will give you feedback on your learning and progress.

WEA Canvas online learning area

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