Art Classes Eastbourne, South Street Art Studiosoil painting for beginners
Course code OP-0217-A
You might be new to oil painting or have some experience, either way this course will build your skills and confidence in the subject.


Kate is an experienced oil painter and teacher and is well placed to give expert guidance on the materials and working practises involved in creating works in oils. In this course you will explore the materials and methods of oil painting including:
  • Mixing
  • Mark making
  • Composition
  • 'Blocking in'
  • Tonal values

    Emphasis will be placed upon the art of looking, selection and composition and learning about colour and tonal relationships and Kate will include many illuminating practical demonstrations.

    Basic oil colours and thinners are supplied but you need to bring your own brushes and palette.

    • Course Duration: 7 weeks
    • Commencing: Wednesday 8th February
    • Tuition Fee: £110.00
    • Day and time: Wednesday afternoons 2.00pm to 4.00pm
    • Refreshments provided
    • Your Tutor: Kate Thornburrow

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