Canvas!

Holiday Course Course Dates:

Courses are subject to sufficient student numbers. Insufficient numbers will result in cancellation (10 days prior) and students will be notified by phone and email.

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.

This 2 day course gives you the chance learn and play with gorgeous new techniques and tips for painting acrylics on canvas.

Taught by industry professional Tracy Saywell, with over 25 years experience as an artist, 10 years leading creative education in her own college, and successes in commercial textile design, expert visual arts trainer Tracy Saywell brings a high level of value to all her workshops

The Canvas Short Course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to create a beautiful art piece on a large canvas format; you will learn how to create and design canvas surfaces with rich colour schemes for commercial and residential settings.

 

By the end of this course students will have experimented with a variety of approaches in using acrylic-based paints, learnt the techniques of painting and drawing to create an original art work and/or design. You will have gained an understanding of the principles of colour theory, design and composition, learnt how to apply colours and build tone and texture to complete a wonderful canvas artwork.

This course is suitable for beginners or early stage artists and those with some experience in drawing who want to learn additional drawing as well as introductory painting techniques.


During the course students will:

Learn the methods and techniques of painting while being introduced to a range of painting styles. Students will learn colour mixing, application and the tone composition of acrylic paints - Students will choose to paint one of the following -

  • Create a fabulous abstract canvas painting
  • OR

  • Create wild, loose abstract florals

Why You Should Study With Us:

  • We offer a more personalised approach to teaching.
  • We sign you up to a jobs board where you will have access to employment, work experience and intership opportunities.
  • We offer Prepare for Success and Dress for Success workshops.
  • We have an industry panel that reviews your work and you will receive a certificate graded by industry.
  • Industry contact us seeking students for work and work experience and we pass on these opportunities to students.
  • We have industry guest speakers and excursions throughout the course

Course Duration:

Course runs over 1 whole weekend. (two consecutive days)


Course Fees

$350.00.

Next Course Start Dates

Holiday Course Course Dates:

Courses are subject to sufficient student numbers. Insufficient numbers will result in cancellation (10 days prior) and students will be notified by phone and email.

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.

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    Gold Coast Brisbane

 

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