Drawing and mixed media
Who is this course for?
This course may suit you if you like drawing and experimenting with art processes. Exploring in your own way or using ideas and techniques suggested by your tutor. This course is suitable for anyone.
It is a short (one day) interactive online live course aimed at building your confidence and enjoyment in a range of art activities.
You will be looking at and encouraged to explore a variety of art activities and techniques possibly including drawing, painting, mark-making and varied print processes, photography and collage.
There will be the opportunity to explore your own ideas and follow set practical tasks.
Support and feedback
Your tutor will support you throughout the course via the online sessions. You will work with your tutor on your personal goals within the structure of the course. You will receive feedback on your progress and suggestions as to how to improve.
Additional costs and requirements
Will I have to do anything outside of the session?
You will need a laptop / PC / phone / tablet with a camera and microphone/headphones and a good internet connection.
You will need to provide your own materials and equipment – see list below.
Additional information and resources
“How will I learn?
You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will in your virtual class with other learners. Your tutor will give practical demonstrations, have discussions, set tasks, give feedback and will support you throughout the course with online face to face discussions and feedback on your progress where appropriate.
Resources and additional information
A range of art and craft supplies – all of these are optional, depending on what you have at home or want to use/provide for yourself; including some of these but not limited to….
– Paper, any kind/size.
– Pens, pencils, colouring materials.
– Paints and paintbrushes
– Magazines, tissue paper, coloured/patterned and textured papers and materials.
– Fabrics, threads, wool etc (optional)
– A camera and printer or prints of some of your own photos.
What can I do next?
You may like to enrol on another art or craft course with Learn Devon.
You may like to join an online art group or one that meets locally to you.
Your tutor will suggest ideas on what you can practice and how to build on what you have learnt. They will signpost you to other opportunities to support your learning. ”