Mixed Media

Mondays 2 - 4.30 pm. 


An exciting course designed for those who wish to experiment with a wide variety of materials and techniques.

During this course students will be shown how to produce mixed media paintings with a wide range of media and textural effects.

An extensive variety of techniques will be explored, combining media such as acrylic, watercolour, pastel, conté, gouache, inks, oils, oil painting sticks, emulsion, collage and other media.

Various types of brushwork, and use of other equipment, such as palette knives, rags, sponges, etc. will be explored to create different effects.

A variety of painting surfaces will be used. Use of Gesso and texture media will be shown.

Learn how to gather information in a sketchbook and use it effectively in the studio.

Demonstrations of different techniques will be given at each class. Individual tuition will also be given.

The focus of the course will be on exploration so students are encouraged to try out their own ideas.