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Field Studies Council: Bringing Environmental Understanding to All

Creative Freedom using Mixed Media

  • Location: Slapton Ley
  • Tutor: Linda Hollingshead
  • Dates: Monday 29 July 2019 to Friday 02 August 2019
  • Times: 05:30 PM - 03:00 PM
  • Level: Open for Everyone
  • NON-RESIDENT: £335

This course is now historical and therefore no bookings can be taken. Explore our current programme of courses here

Enjoy adding excitement and vitality to your paintings with the endless possibilities of Mixed Media. This course shows how to express your creative voice in new & authentic ways. Find out the importance of texture, collage & colour & how to successfully apply them. Paint in the beautiful area of South Devon for inspiration. Learning ways to create interesting work with impact & Depth. • Start creating paintings you love to paint • Learn about colour as never before! • Improve your painting skills from start to finish! On this exciting course painting using Mixed-Media we explore ways to paint in a variety of mediums. Discover how certain mediums are very compatible and learn how to create interesting surfaces, texture & layers which add variety and interest to your work. We cover handling the paint, creating texture, colour mixing, collage, plus a variety of painting techniques. Alongside which we cover the fundamental aspects for creating a successful painting which include strong composition, centre of interest, selecting what to include. Discover tips for strong composition and tonal dynamics to create art with impact. There is nothing like the experience of painting outdoors to add liveliness, freshness and authenticity to your work. On this course we take inspiration directly from landscape and coast. There is a studio at the field studies centre for evening sessions & finishing off work. Do come along paint & have fun with like-minded people in a friendly and enjoyable group.

Linda Hollingshead is a professional painter and tutor with a lifetime of painting experience. Who is known for her enjoyable courses to which Linda brings enthusiasm and a friendly encouraging manner. An artist generous with information from which Linda shows practical ways to get the best practice from your sketching

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Creative Freedom Using Mixed Media
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This course is now historical and therefore no bookings can be taken.

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