|Course:||Introduction to Watercolours|
|Start Date:||3rd April 2020|
|End Date:||5th April 2020|
|Res Fee (from):||£338.00|
|Non Res Fee:||£226.00 What's included?|
Have you ever thought of painting with watercolours but don’t know what to do? Then this is the course for you. Aimed at complete beginners, I start with all the basics so that you can paint with confidence. Passing on some of the tricks of the trade I will show you what materials are available, what is a good buy and what is not, how the materials work then with practical demonstrations and exercises show you how to do all the basic washes; flat, graded and variegated, how to correct mistakes, how to build up a simple picture and by the end of the course you will be able to handle your materials with a lot of confidence as well as having produced finished paintings. There will be an additional cost of £10 for materials payable to the tutor on arrival.
Jane Beech B.A (Hons), Certificate in Further, Higher & Adult Education.
Jane has worked as an Illustrator & Designer for a number of years producing Art work for local Councils, Chester Zoo & Dunoon Ceramics as well as working on a freelance basis. She created Illustrative designs for China and Stoneware using watercolours & line & wash techniques for the UK and worldwide markets. She has also produced Artwork for commissioned ceramics, guide books, display boards, brochures, specialised Archaeological Illustrations & Childrens books on both an employed & freelance basis. Exhibiting work across the Cheshire area. She started to teach in Adult Education in 1988 & has worked for Burton Manor College, West Cheshire College, for the LEA, various Art Societies & Art groups. She demonstrated Art techniques at Art Fairs such as the NEC and currently teaches locally in the Cheshire/Shropshire/North Wales areas, Higham Hall and here at Dillington House.Back to List Make Booking Enquiry
Dillington is a beautiful and an extremely well-run place. The staff are friendly as well as efficient, the food is excellent and the programme has astonishing depth and variety.