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Wednesday
18
APR

Painting Classes with Alex Brown

14:00
17:00
Court Robert Arts
Event organized by Court Robert Arts

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JOIN ALEX BROWN, DIRECTOR OF LEMON STUDIOS, FOR HIS DRAWING AND PAINTING CLASSES LOCATED AT COURT ROBERT ARTS. HIS LOVE OF COLOUR AND OBSERVATION UNIFY HIS WORK, WHETHER IT'S A LANDSCAPE OR ABSTRACT PIECE. ALEX ACHIEVED HIS DEGREE IN FINE ART PAINTING AT CAMBERWELL SCHOOL OF ART IN THE 80S AND HAS BEEN A PROFESSIONAL EXHIBITING ARTIST EVER SINCE. HE HAS WORK IN PRIVATE COLLECTIONS IN THE UK AS WELL AS PUBLIC COLLECTIONS; THE TRANSPORT MUSEUM LONDON AND ART FOR HOSPITALS TO NAME A FEW!

YOU HAVE THE OPTION TO ATTEND ALL TEN CLASSES, OR ALTERNATIVELY YOU CAN DROP-IN TO ONE OR TWO - ALTHOUGH IF YOU DO ATTEND THE FULL TEN, YOU'LL GET ONE CLASS FREE! THE COURSE BEGINS WITH COLOUR THEORY, ENSURING YOU DEVELOP A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF MIXING AND THE PALETTE IN PREPARATION FOR PAINTING. WEEK TWO AND THREE WILL INTRODUCE YOU TO ALLA PRIMA (WET-ON-WET) PAINTING, WHILST WEEKS FOUR AND FIVE WILL FOCUS ON ACRYLIC LANDSCAPES. AS WELL AS EXPLORING SEMI-ABSTRACT WATERCOLOUR PAINTING IN FURTHER WEEKS, ALEX WILL ALSO TEACH A CLASS INSPIRED BY WELSH ARTIST, KYFFIN WILLIAMS. DURING WEEK NINE, ALEX WILL BE TEACHING STUDENTS TAILORED TECHNIQUES THAT CAN CREATE A GREAT REFLECTIVE PICTURE. THEN, ON WEEK TEN, THE SPRING SET OF CLASSES WILL END WITH A SESSION EXPLORING CLOUD AND SKY LANDSCAPES USING THE ALLA PRIMA APPROACH.