Family Art Course

Who is the course for?

Families who want to increase their knowledge of a range of art skills, learning together.

Are there any entry requirements?

Your child will need to be aged 5 or over. There is a maximum of 2 children per adult.

What will I learn?

How to use a variety of resources and media including photos, still life items, pencils, charcoal, coloured pencils, pastels etc.

How to use light, shade, perspective, contrast, colour, etc, in order to make a drawing look more realistic

Unfortunately, child care facilities will not be available for young children.

How will the course be taught?

The tutor will use verbal instruction and explanation, practical demonstration, individual support and guidance, project work.

How can I progress from this course?

Other art classes held at the Institute.  Ask your tutor for information and to be referred on an Information and Advice referral form.

Health and Safety requirements?

There may be some dust from using chalks. You may like to bring along protective clothing for when using chalks and charcoals.