JoeDaisy painting courses

 

JoeDaisy Studio, Dons Yard, Mapledurham, Berkshire RG4 7TP email studio@joedaisy.co.uk


 

WEEKEND PAINTING COURSES

Tel: 0118 9483155 - Sunday to Sunday 9.0am-6.0pm


BEGIN ACRYLIC PAINTING WEEKENDS


STAGE 1 - BEGIN ACRYLIC CONTEMPORARY PAINTING

Begin acrylic contemporary painting

A REALLY brilliant STARTER course.

For COMPLETE BEGINNERS - we show you how to paint properly with acrylic paint.

Your tutor paints with you and shows you how to: prepare your canvas. How to draw out. How hold your brush. Which brush to use. The marks to make. How to get tone, colour balance and perspective.

How to use acrylic paint professionally.

DATES 2014

6/7th December click

DATES 2015

7/8th February 2015 click

11/12th April click


STAGE 1 - BEGIN ACRYLIC
ABSTRACT PAINTING

Begin acrylic painting abstracts

A GREAT weekend course to understand how to compile a stunning abstract painting.

Your tutor paints with you and shows you how to get ideas for abstracts. Show you the 'secret' formula. Show you how to work the paint.

Talk about 'energy' and the importance of perfect composition. Mark making, depth and length of line. How colour works etc etc!!

DATES 2015

21/22nd February click

STAGE 1 - BEGIN ACRYLIC IMPRESSIONISTIC PAINTING

Begin impressionistic acrylic painting

We all know the 'Impressionists' got a great look and a unique style.

Your tutor paints with you and shows you how to 'get an impression' of something.

Colour balance is important, mark making, tonal values (dark, medium and light areas)

We really explore paint, marks and colour and get YOU LOOKING at how to 'reduce' line to an impression.

DATES 2015

21/22nd March click


STAGE 1 - BEGIN ACRYLIC
PORTRAIT PAINTING

Begin Portrait Painting

Cat is, we are told, the best Portrait tutor around.

She carefully explains EVERYTHING from the proportions' of the face, to colour mixing, shadows, how to paint eyes, mouth and noses

Cat paints with you BUT do not be afraid she is the funniest, nicest tutor you could find!!

DATES 2014

29/30th November click

DATES 2015

7/8th March click

IMPROVE ACRYLIC PAINTING WEEKENDS

STAGE 2 - IMPROVE ACRYLIC PORTRAIT PAINTING

Improve portrait painting

STAGE 2 - Improve your portrait painting in acrylic paint

Now you know the basics of the proportions of the face, the shading, the colour mixing, Cat moves you onto 'Creative' portraiture.

Expression of the face, in the eyes, the mouth. How to paint teeth, hair etc etc


DATES 2015

4/5th April click

STAGE 2 - IMPROVE ACRYLIC CONTEMPORARY PAINTING

Imporve acrylic painting

STAGE 2 - contemporary acrylic painting.

Acrylic paint is an exciting medium. We show you how to layer, glaze, which colours go under which colour.

A good painting is a lot of layers and NOT thick paint!

We can show you how to move your acrylic painting on to a very professional and exciting product.

DATES 2015

BEGIN OIL PAINTING WORKSHOPS


STAGE 1 - BEGIN
OIL PAINTING

Begin still life oil painting

A WONDERFUL and concise oil painting weekend for Beginners.

Oil painting is about the 'blend' - this is the speciality of oil paint - its ability to blend from one colour to another. Tricky but well worth mastering the technique.

We show you how. With fun, excitement and great results!

DATES 2015

STAGE 1 - BEGIN OIL
PORTRAIT PAINTING

Cat is showing you how to paint portraits in oils.

This is as very different technique to painting in acrylics.

Wonderful blends from one tone to another - how to work the paint. Which brushes to use. Cat shwos you everything and paints with you

DATES 2015

14/15th February click

30/31st May click

     
WATERCOLOUR PAINTING WORKSHOPS


STAGE 1 - BEGIN WATERCOLOUR PAINTING

Begin watercolour painting

We have a very exclusive watercolour painting weekend, where we show HOW TO MAKE THE WATER WORK.

Much easier than trying to follow any books and everyone on this course has raved about the method we use - which is exclusive to us and follows in the footsteps of JMW Turner

We also teach you a little DRAWING

DATES 2015

24/25th January click

STAGE 2 - IMPROVE/CREATIVE WATERCOLOUR PAINTING

Imporve/Creative watercolour painting

The more you paint in watercolour - the better you become

This weekend loosens you up a little and we learn how to get stunning creative watercolours.

We paint BIG and medium and small. Understanding brushes, paints and how the water works!!

DATES 2015

14/15th March click


PAINTING DAYS WEEK DAY WORKSHOPS 6 WEEK COURSE
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Mid week workshops
6 week painting course
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JoeDaisy painting workshops
JoeDaisy painting courses