Oil Painting for Improvers

Start date: 23 April 19
Day: Tuesday
Course length: 0 day course
Time: 18:45 to 20:45


Full Fee: £119.80

Over 65's Fee: £108.80

Benefit Fee: £93.80

Course Code: £A 10

Tutor: Warren Sealey

Length: 10 Weeks

Term: Summer Weeks

Type: course Weeks

Code Letter: A Weeks


Oil painting improvers a course for painters who have some experience with oil painting or have already completed a beginners course. During this course we will extend experience of oil painting including tonal values, colour mixing, painting procedures and technical elements such as when to use oil mediums. Students can choose their own subjects, these can include still-life, landscape and portrait painting. Students pick their own subjects that interest them, either bring with them or pick from the teachers selection of various subjects. The tutor will offer demonstrations and one- 2 - one support with your oil painting practice.

Materials List

Please bring the following:

Recommended paint colours:

Titanium white

Cadmium yellow

Yellow ochre

Cadmium red

Alizarin crimson

Burnt sienna

Burnt umber


Cerulean blue

Ultramarine blue

Ivory black

A selection of brushes of various sizes

Low odour thinnersno turps

Linseed oil or other painting medium

2 pallette cups or two small jam jars

A pallette, tear off paper pallettes are handy

Oil painting sketch pad or canvas or canvas board 30 x 40 cm.

Fees & Further Information

Please be aware that your booking starts when you first need access to the room to when you leave. This means that it includes any setting up or clearing up time you may need.

A 30% non-returnable deposit is required for all bookings.

During our term times we cannot accept room bookings that might conflict with any of the courses we offer.
Evening bookings outside of our term times are subject to the availablity of our evening staff.

There is a set up fee of £10.00 per hour for all bookings in the cafe, hall and bar. If your booking takes place outside of our usual opening hours there will be an £8.00 service charge. For single room hire bookings full payment is required at least one week before the date of the booking. For block bookings full payment is required within 30 days of the last date of the room hire.

We reserve the right to refuse any room booking requests.