Focus on personal art projects you want to develop through supported portfolio discussions. Enhance your artistic practice and skills as you concentrate on your Creative Work Plan throughout the day.
Create a collection of textiles ranging from garments to soft furnishings. Learn the skills of appliqué, embroidery, crochet, knit and printmaking to create artwork you can wear, use or display.
Experiment with a range of printmaking techniques such as collage, mono printing, linocut and woodcut. Develop new ideas or draw upon your existing artwork as a starting point for your prints. Learn about artists and designers and identify those that inspire your own work.
Develop your oil painting techniques in brushwork, colour mixing and composition design. Learn how to skillfully oil paint on canvas to create portraits, still life and how to interpret famous paintings into your own transcriptions. Journey through the History of Art in paintings as you learn about artists in our group discussions.
Draw the human form through observing a life model. Create drawings in quick succession through short poses and more detailed drawings or paintings. Learn to use a range of art materials such as chalks, charcoal and inks, and develop your techniques as a figurative artist.
If you’re new to Visual Arts, this essential class is where to develop your artistic skills. Create artwork in response to ideas and themes that inspire you, as you explore a wide range of art mediums including drawing, painting, printmaking, collage and sculpture.