• Introduction to Oil Painting

  • Sat, 27-07-2019 at 10:00
  • The Art Workshop
    3 Lon Fach
    CF14 6DY Cardiff
Introduction to Oil Painting - The Art Workshop - Cardiff

Try some summer Art! Join these Introductions to various media and techniques on selected Saturdays during July and August. It’s an ideal way to try a medium or get yourself back into art if you’ve had a break. Suitable for beginners and improvers.The sessions are:Introduction to Oils Saturday July 27th at 10am-1pm. With Genevieve Loxton.This is a comprehensive introduction to one of the most popular and versatile mediums, steeped in 600 years of tradition but used in innovative ways by the contemporary artists of today. Fun and informative. Suitable for beginners and improvers. £45 including all materials. —-Introduction to Textile Art Saturday Aug 3rd 10am-1pm with Karen O’Shea.A fantastic foray into the creative world of fabrics, stitch and mixed materials to make distinctive artworks full of colour, texture and meaning. £45 including most materials but feel free to bring a scrap bag of favourite fabrics, threads etc, and a textural image or photo that inspires you.—-Ways into Abstraction Saturday August 10th 1.30-4.30pm with Petra Couper.Taking inspiration from the Abstract Expressionists and the work of Barnett Newman, this is an opportunity to create bold and striking abstracts. Discover how to make Newman’s ‘zips’ and play with colour. —-Mixed Media Contemporary Abstraction Saturday August 24th 1.30-4.30pm. With Petra Couper £45.Build your confidence in approaching abstraction through acrylic paint and collage. Explore the process of layering painting with paper inspired by the vibrant and exciting work of British artist Barbara Rae RATo book you can message us on Facebook, email theartworkshop@live.co.uk, tel 07947 003111, or via website www.theartworkshop.co.uk