Abstract Painting

If you love colour, like experimenting with mixed media and techniques you will love abstract painting!

Short Course Course Dates:

If the dates above are not suitable, you can always register interest and you will be notified of any new dates when they are added.

Find out how to create abstract images from recognisable objects and scenes. Discover how paintings can emerge from simple beginnings using marks, colour, texture and mixed media techniques.

This course will open up a whole new world of painting, allowing you to express your emotions, capturing your mood, working instinctively making marks freely without fear. Learning to work with the freedom of expression by your choices of colour, design, techniques and symbols. This course also covers the new ways of marketing your artwork through reproduction.

Topic Areas Covered:

  • Getting to know different mediums and working with mixed media
  • Using colour and mark making techniques
  • Using inspiration from different sources
  • Design and composition
  • Developing your design process through stylisation, dissecting, cutting and pasting
  • Encouraging ideas to come from your subconscious resulting in exciting and surpising artworks
  • Turning your artworks into salable products
  • Marketing and selling your paintings and products

Required Equipment:

Bring any art materials you already have at home. In particular you will need a set of at least 6 acrylic paints, some paint brushes and a booklet of 10 A3 300GSM watercolour paper. Art supplies will be available to purchase at the school.

Course Duration:

1 Day per week over 5 weeks - Saturday's 9.30am - 3.30pm.

Next Course:

Short Course Course Dates:

If the dates above are not suitable, you can always register interest and you will be notified of any new dates when they are added.

Course Fees

$550.00. A $200.00 minimum non-refundable deposit is required to enrol and secure a position in the course. The balance of the course fees is due on the course commencement date. (A 5 week direct-debit payment plan with ezypay is available, information will be sent to students with their confirmation of enrolment).

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    Gold Coast Brisbane

 

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