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Varndean College: Portrait Drawing & Painting in Acrylics

October 3 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Portrait Drawing and Painting In Acrylics

Contact us for more information about this course.

Duration Start Day Time Tutor Fee Venue Concessions
VAARX192 7 weeks 3rd Oct 2018 Wednesday 9:30am – 10:30am Caroline Marsland £70.00 Hollingdean Yes

Course Information

Who is this for?

Suitable for those wishing to develop their drawing as well as more advanced techniques for the more experienced. For people who wish improve their drawing skill foundations to progress with their painting skills.

What Will I Learn?

Building on your drawing skills with various aspects of painting in Acrylics.

Content of the Course

Topics covered will be proportions, line, measuring, tonal values, contrasts, information on materials and using artistic license.

Equipment Needed

You will need 4B, 5B or 6B pencils, cartridge paper will be available to purchase

Work needed to be Done outside of the Classroom


Assessment Details

Tutor feedback

Teaching methods

Whole group and individual.

What Next?

Other Painting or Arts & Crafts courses and workshops

Other Costs: tbc

Please ring the Adult Education office on 01273 546602 for further information.

NOTE: The course costs only £25 if on a means tested benefit or aged over 65.  Additionally we have a special middle rate of £50 for Hollingdean residents.


October 3
9:30 am - 11:30 am
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Varndean College, Adult Education
01273 546602


119D Hollingdean Terrace
Brighton, East Sussex BN1 7HB United Kingdom.
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01273 693807