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Basic Colour Theory for Painting/Drawing - an essential to all art

Colour is the basis of all painting. It creates a basis for all colour art and is a whole science in itself.

In this lesson, we will look at some basic colour theory, painting our own colour wheels and considering how these might help us when painting or drawing. We will apply what we have learnt to look at some famous paintings and see how these favourite artists used the same colour theory as us today.

Extra information

Bring paper, colouring pencils/paints

Location

Online via webcam

General info

Skills:
Age:
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Duration:
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

1st class Fine Art and Art History graduate specialising in Art School Applications, A Level, GCSE, observational drawing, painting, sculpture and photography and primary children.

I have a wide breadth of knowledge of mediums including
- Drawing
- Painting
- Sculpture
- Photography
- Installation

I also have a broad knowledge of Art History - contemporary and traditional gained through my degree and attending many exhibitions in London over the past 3 years. This knowledge of contemporary artists is perfect for A Level students or Art School Applicants. Having just left Art School myself I am very much in touch with what Art Schools are expecting and I also have experience assisting my university interviewing prospective students, so know about this process from both sides and can share my knowledge of details such as portfolio layout to the contexts of the student`s work.

Throughout school and my degree, I have consistently gained A*s and 1sts. I am a clear communicator and passionate about my subject and getting people involved in art! Whether this is to gain good marks or learn a new skill.

I am confident and friendly and love thinking of exciting new ways to make things and improve sketchbooks! Drawing is the basis of my work and over lockdown I have refined my skills in tutoring drawing over zoom.

I also have experience teaching kids and love sharing my enthusiasm for their creativity. I tailor every lesson around each child`s interests to get them excited about art and keep them wanting to create. Overall I am very friendly and enthusiastic and excited to share my knowledge about art.

Please do not hesitate to get in touch with any questions at all!

Education

Kingston School of Art, Fine Art & Art History, 1st Class Hons
Falmouth University, Art Foundation, Distinction
A Levels: A* Art, A English Literature, A Theology and Ethics

Experience / Qualifications

Tutoring art for over year. Tutoring students ranging from 6 to 21 years old, some with Special Educational Needs.
Have run multiple art workshops open to the public
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