An Introduction into Oil Painting

Course Information

Course Code - C3AR052A
Start Date - 03/02/2018
End Date - 03/02/2018
Course Day - Saturday
No of Weeks - 1
Time - 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tutor - Pauline Williams
An Introduction into Oil Painting

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  • Band A - £35.00
  • Band B - £35.00

Course Description

An Introduction into Oil Painting


Learn how to use this versatile medium effectively.  We will cover a variety of techniques from blending, glazing and impasto.


We aim to create an oil painting using basic techniques.  The objectives will be to create a balances composition in oils.  Utilise a variety of techniques.  Choose a complimentary colour palette and practice with a range of brushes.


Please bring along Basic pack of oil paints (usually about 8 tubes in a pack). Selection of brushes for oils. Bristle brushes, round and flat. Canvas or canvas board (approx.. 46x33 cms). A rag. Turpine for mixing and linceed oil for mixing.


Meet the artist Pauline Williams

Pauline has been painting for over 40 years, gaining her Fine Arts Degree at Cardiff University.  Pauline brings her passion of painting to the course.


As a qualified teacher Pauline has specialised in teaching adults and teaches Art in the Vale, Cardiff and around the world.

Venue - The Kymin Centre, Penarth

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