Adventures in Acrylic

with Aline Rose


Thursdays (unless otherwise stated):
Art Studio, on the second floor

Aline Rose

Student's Work

Sunflowers Van Gogh by Debra Walsh

Cost: £15 per session
(unless otherwise stated)

From glazing to scumbling, from lava texture to iridescent medium, acrylics are the most versatile painting medium, offering limitless possibilities as well as a confusing choice to beginner and more advanced artist alike. Discover your own style and pick up tricks of the trade as professional artist Aline Rose guides you through an enjoyable maze of techniques and mediums.

14 September, 10 am - 1 pm
To Boldly Colour...

21 September, 10 am - 1 pm
People and Portraits (including how to mix skin colour and pinks)

28 September, 10 am - 1 pm
Light and Dark (including monochrome painting)

5 October, 10 am - 1 pm
Secrets of a Limited Palette (including texture gels)

12 October, 10 am - 1 pm
Reflections (acrylic washes, glazing and gloss/matt medium)

19 October, 10am - 3pm
Acrylic Mixed Media Effects (and advice on mounting and choosing frames)
Cost: £25

Saturday 21 October, 10 am - 12 noon
Cost: £10 per pair
Painting Fantastic Beasts, a fun acrylics workshop for children with their parents
(please bring along basic acrylic paints, brushes and a pad)

Saturday 4 November, 10am - 3pm
Creating Christmas with Acrylics
Cost: £28
(as well as bringing acrylic paints, brushes and canvasses, students are invited to bring along interesting objects to hand-decorate as gifts, cards or bespoke tree decorations, eg. nature finds such as cones or pebbles, and any objects made of wood, MDF, plastic or metal; some surprise objects, canvasses and blank cards will be available on the day)

11 January 2018, 10am - 3pm
Wild Life (new techniques for fur, feathers and fish scales, introducing iridescent and pearlescent medium)
Cost: £25

18 January 2018, 10am - 3pm
Perfect Still Life (and how to use a viewfinder)
Cost: £25

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