New Making Comics & Cartooning
This is an practical, introductory course that, through weekly input sessions and creative exercises, gives learners an understanding of what is needed to make good comics:- techniques, tools, formal elements, composition, designing characters, storytelling, character development, drawing figures, depicting action, lettering are among the topics covered.
One of the most rewarding ways to express yourself artistically is painting, and this course will explore the medium of Acrylic paint, a medium which is both flexible and durable.
This class is suited to both beginners and for people with some experience in painting. During the course we will work on different skills, methods and techniques, such as perspective, colour mixing and paint application.
Our subject matter will include landscape, still life and portraiture, and we will look at other famous artists’ work for inspiration and exciting ideas.
Students of this class will benefit and grow from getting individual support and tuition and they will be encouraged to develop their own personal style.
Drawing for Beginners
This course involves learning how to realistically draw what you see by accessing the creative part of your brain. Proven drawing techniques and skills will enable you to accurately draw from observation, from photos/artwork and from your own memory and imagination. The tutor will work closely with students, providing continual constructive feedback on each individual’s work. Subjects will include the human face, body, nature, still life, animals, basic perspective and much more. B, 2B and 4B pencils, an A3 sketchpad, a good soft eraser and a pencil sharpener that holds shavings will be the materials required. See http://www.nicolasedgwick.com/
A list of materials will be given out at enrolment.
Drawing and Painting
This is a busy course! It is accepted that accurate drawings are the basis for good realistic paintings, so along with learning the fundamentals of acrylics, pastels and watercolours, proven drawing techniques will also be taught. Over the weeks students will draw and paint various subjects from observation, as well as from photos/artwork. The tutor will work closely with students, providing continual constructive feedback on each individual’s work. One or two additional media may also be introduced during the course. Time will also be given for students to explore their preferred media and subject matter. A list of required materials will be given out at enrolment. . See http://www.nicolasedgwick.com/
Schedule & Pricing
|1||Introduction to Acrylic Painting||Mon||6.00 – 9.00||€150||10||16-Sep|
|2||Drawing Beginners||Mon||6.00 – 9.00||€150||10||16-Sep|
|3||Drawing & Painting||Tue||6.00 – 9.00||€150||10||17-Sep|
|4||Making Comics & Cartooning||Tue||6.00 – 9.00||€150||10||17-Sep|