Dealing with Abstraction

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Tuesday 10am - 4pm

Term One: 2 October - 27 November 2018
Term Two: 8 January - 5 March 2019


Programme Overview

This course will focus on the concept of abstraction and the processing of ideas for abstract painting. Through explorative drawing you will develop ideas to work from, using memory and imagination as well as elements of representation as sources for paintings. You will be exploring the two-dimensional surface, investigating the relationship between colour and form, experimenting with layering, texture and mark-making, together with the actual process of applying paint using a range of painting tools as well as various methods of creating new compositions. This course is aimed at students who are interested in extending their visual language and developing new approaches to their work.

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If you are a senior citizen in receipt of a state pension, unemployed or a full time FE or HE student, a discounted fee of £20 off the Course Fee is applicable. You will be required to email a scanned copy of your evidence to within 5 days of booking. To benefit from the Discounted Fee, enter the code: Discount1819 in the ‘Promotion Code’ box.