Next Steps in Acrylic Painting
Art & Design, Fashion & Creative Crafts
What is the course about?
This course is designed as a follow-on course from the Introduction to Acrylic Painting course and aims to develop your techniques and skills in order to enhance your paintings.
Throughout this course you will use your skills to complete a new painting each week.
Why should I choose the course?
If you have an interest in acrylic painting and would like to develop your skills further, this is the ideal course for you. This course will allow you to unleash your creativity whilst building upon your existing knowledge and practical experience.
What will I learn?
During the course you will learn:
- What equipment there is and how to use it
- Preparing the canvas
- Applying a wash
- Mixing colours and applying with brushes and knives
- Create a variety of different land/sea scape images.
If you would like more information on the learning outcomes, please email ACLenquiries@wvr.ac.uk
What will the course lead on to?
There are various non-accredited courses you could take part in after completing this course, including Watercolours and Drawing & Sketching Introduction and Next Steps. Alternatively, you could enrol on to the Introduction to Art & Design, which covers various mediums and provides an insight into accredited art courses.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
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Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
Here at Warrington & Vale Royal College we have a team of dedicated, experienced staff who can share their extensive knowledge and skills with you. Learning in a friendly and inclusive environment, you will be fully supported to achieve your goals.
What are the entry requirements?
You must be over 19 and have an interest in the subject area. You need to be willing to partake in classroom activities and discussions and to self-assess your weekly progress using an individual learning plan at the end of each session.
What are my funding options?
If you are in receipt of a benefit or have a low income you may be eligible for a reduction in fees. For further information on funding please contact Learner Services on 01925 494400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
Basic materials including paper are provided. If you need to purchase any further equipment, your tutor will advise during the course.
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