Please contact the Mentor below with any questions for this group.
The program will be offered in 2018 on Tuesday nights for 7 weeks per term. Each term the program will vary themes and art media so as to provide participants with a wide range of experiences throughout the year.
Fundamentals Plus offers new and existing CAW members a great opportunity to expand their skills by undertaking art projects in a mentored environment. As mentor, Hugo Toro, aims to generate a positive learning experience beyond the basics and to build confidence.
The main focus of this group is to cater for 10 participants who are seeking to develop their art skills. The program:
- Is a mentored CAW workgroup focusing on developing art skills.
- Allows participants time to progress an art project of their own over several weeks.
- Encourages participants to gather their own tools and materials.
Please download for term details: Fundamentals Plus Art Course
Term 1 – Charcoal
Starting late 30 Jan 2018
Term 2 – Watercolour
Starting 1 May 2018
Term 3 – Acrylics
Starting 24 July 2018
Term 4 – Oil
Starting 16 Oct 2018
Typically the program will look like this:
Week 1 – Getting started
Materials shopping list
Planning the art project with your tutor
Week 2 & 3 – Making progress
Preparing a good draft
Discussing progress and learning from others in the group
Week 4 and 5 – Developing a final draft
Checking perspective, tone and colour
Week 6 – Achieving a good result
Working confidently and knowing when to stop
Applying final touches
Week 7 – Finishing the project
Finish a competent piece of work
Take away newly acquired skills
Hugo will be working alongside you discussing and demonstrating all aspects of the work. He will explain and demonstrate fundamentals and techniques as you work through the challenges of your own work.