Introduction to Painting

Quarry Arts Centre

Drop in Introduction to art course looking at: positioning, Colour, Application and Paint Mediums.

- Week 1 - Materials Provided
Introduction to materials and applications including took use and brush technique.

- Week 2:
Mixing acyrlic paints, blacks, whites and colours on paper or canvas with Gesso.

- Week 3:
Using your knowledge from the previous classes to start drawing and arrangement of models on a table with emphasis on shading and shadows.

- Week 4:
Arrangement. How to arrange models onto the paper, taking a section of whole part of the display.

- Week 5:
Painting a combination of still life. Bring your own 3 objects you’d like to paint and arrange.

- Week 6:
Bring previous weeks works, evaluate and go on to paint flowers in a vase looking at background colour, shadow and foreground. This session ends with reviewing the work created and where you as an individual would take it next.


Quarry Arts Centre, 21 Selwyn Ave, Whangarei

Pricing Information
$30.00 - Pay per class
Restrictions R15
Venue Details
Address21 Selwyn Ave
Phone09 438 1215