The three-day Contemporary Painting course aims to lead participants in a playful journey into the practice of Contemporary painting. You will be guided to work from varying source materials into mapping a painting though the means of drawing and collage, culminating in one or more paintings of a distinct personal contemporary flavour.
The atmosphere will be one of conversation, exchange and group consideration, reflecting on what makes a contemporary painting.
This course offers an opportunity to loosen up by working fluidly from the imagination and from observation. The pace will be fun and dynamic with students being helped to challenge more traditional approaches to begin to form their own ways of painting.
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The painting studio at Newlyn School of Art
Newlyn School of Art, The Old Board School, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Penzance, Cornwall TR18 5AW
Please meet at 9.50am for a 10am start at Newlyn School of Art, The Old Board School, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall, TR18 5AW.
All skill levels, from beginners to those with more experience. If you have any specific access or support requirements please give us a call at the time of booking to discuss your needs.
We would advise that this course is suitable for those of 16 years of age and upwards. We put these guidelines in place for the safety, comfort and enjoyment of all our students.
All paints, boards and other materials provided by the school. Please wear old clothes.
Please bring a packed lunch.
£345 including materials - fee payable in full at the time of booking.From 2021 this course will be £395
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You are responsible for arranging your own accommodation and transport where applicable. Although we do list local providers of accommodation on our Website to try to assist you in finding accommodation, you are responsible for contracting directly with the accommodation provider and when doing so (and when booking transport) you should make arrangements for cancellation whether that is as the result of a cancellation of a Course by us or by you and you should consider appropriate insurance.
Our full terms and conditions can be found here.
Once you have booked your place, you will be emailed with confirmation of your order. You will not receive anything in the post. If you find you have not received a confirmation for any reason please have a look in your email spam folder and feel free to call us if you are unable to locate our email confirmation and we will be very happy to resend any information.
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- 15th - 17th Nov 2021
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