Drawing Skills-Mixed Ability

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Course code: D91F

Led by an experienced tutor, learners will make rapid progress and explore line, tone, measurement, texture, shading and composition. They will be taught how to ‘look’ and how to interpret what they see.

when

Dates

From 05 Jun 2024 to 10 Jul 2024
Wed 13:00-15:00

6 weeks

Date
05 Jun 2024
Time
13:00 to 15:00
Date
12 Jun 2024
Time
13:00 to 15:00
Date
19 Jun 2024
Time
13:00 to 15:00
Date
26 Jun 2024
Time
13:00 to 15:00
Date
03 Jul 2024
Time
13:00 to 15:00
Date
10 Jul 2024
Time
13:00 to 15:00

with Roma Widger

where

Stoke Lodge 

Stoke Lodge Centre, Shirehampton Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1BN


fees

Fees and concessions

total  fee  for  this  course: £91.00.

the full tuition fee for this course: £91.00 ,the concession fee  £55.00.

who

Bristol Adult Learning

stokelodge@bristol.gov.uk

0117 903 8844

Description

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Weekly exercises and projects to develop confidence with pencil, charcoal and coloured pastels. Suitable for beginners and those wishing to improve.</span></span></p>

What can students expect?

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Led by an experienced tutor, learners will make rapid progress and explore line, tone, measurement, texture, shading and composition. They will be taught how to ‘look’ and how to interpret what they see. Subject matter will include still life, portrait, landscape, perspective and composition. </span></span></p>

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">This course will be delivered at Stoke Lodge but will move to online delivery if necessary.</span></span></p>

Late starters allowed?

<p><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Yes, but this is a short course, so it is best to join by week 2.</span></span></p>

Previous experience required?

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">No</span></span></p>

What is the progression route?

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Learners will see progression from day one. Each term will see a repeat of key exercises with new ideas and personal projects for returners.</span></span></p>

Are there any extra costs?

<p><span style="font-size:12.0pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Yes. Learners supply own materials depending on personal choice. </span></span></p>

Work set between sessions?

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">No.</span></span></p>

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Preparation for course:</span><strong><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif"> </span></strong><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">Look at drawings made by other artists. Google Images. Jerwood Drawing Prize. Make sketches from observation.</span></span></p>

What should students bring?

<ul>
<li><span style="font-size:16px">Paper - white cartridge A3 pad</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:16px">A pad of tinted ‘pastel’ paper is also useful</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:16px">Pencils - assorted HB 2B to 6B for example</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:16px">Charcoal sticks</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:16px">Charcoal pencils</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:16px">Rubbers - putty/ ordinary/propelling fine line rubbers e.g.https://www.cassart.co.uk/drawing/</span><span style="font-size:16px">accessories_2/rubber/tombow_mono_zero_eraser_slim_striped_barrel.htm?</span><span style="font-size:16px">nosto=productpage-nosto-1</span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;ArialMT&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">Ruler</span></span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;ArialMT&#34;,sans-serif"><span style="color:black">Masking tape</span></span> </span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">An apron or old shirt to protect your clothes</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Paper clips or bulldog clips</span></span></span></li>
</ul>

Teaching method/style?

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">By making drawings and then discussing with the tutor how to improve them. By looking at other people’s work. Tutor demonstrations</span></span></p>

Equipment Required

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:Arial,sans-serif">See list above.</span></span></p>

<p><span style="font-size:16px"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Stable internet connection, a PC or tablet if the course moves online.</span></span></p>

Refunds and cancellations

<ul>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">If we have to cancel your course your fees will be refunded in full. We are unable to reimburse the cost of materials you may have bought for the course.</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">If you cancel your course booking a week (7 days) or more before the start date we will refund your fees minus an admin charge of 20%.</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">If you cancel with less than a week (7 days) before the start date or after the course has started, we will not be able to refund your fees.</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">Transfers will incur a fee of 10% and must be requested 7 days or more before the start of a course unless you are transferring to another course because your original course was cancelled.</span></span></span></li>
<li><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">We are not able to offer refunds due to sickness or ill health.</span></span></span></li>
</ul>

<p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">If you are due a refund you must contact the office within 3 months of the course to arrange payment as we do not keep card details.</span></span></span></p>

<p><span style="font-size:12pt"><span style="font-family:&#34;Times New Roman&#34;,serif"><span style="font-family:&#34;Arial&#34;,sans-serif">When attending an online course, it is a learner’s responsibility to ensure they have adequate internet access before the start of a course. Refunds will not be given for technical failure of a learner’s home computer or their internet access.</span></span></span></p>

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