Art

This class is for those who have had significant experience in working with acrylics. Members will work on their own individual compositions and provide all their own requisites. The tutor will be there to provide advise and assist with technique development when requested. Monday
This class is designed for those who have had little or no experience in painting with acrylics. Basic design and technique skills are taught. The tutor will initially provide the materials required for the first weeks before giving guidance as to the purchase of personal requisites. There mat at times be a small additional cost for the purchase of items such as painting boards, additional paints and equipment. Monday
Members work on their individual art projects providing all their own requisites, The course manager is there to assist and encourage members to discuss and share various knowledge and techniques. A limited number of beginning artists will receive tuition. The course is held in Studio 2 at the Bribie Community Art Centre. Wednesday
This is a continuation of the introduction course using acrylics where members will further develop skills and knowledge in this medium. The tutor will advise members in the first week what will be required by way of materials in addition to those used in the first course. Friday
This course is for the absolute beginner who wishes to gain an insight into the world of art using acrylics. The tutor will advise members at the beginning of the course what to bring to class. Friday
The tutor manages this group of enthusiastic artists who meet to share ideas and skills, but work independently to create their own compositions in the medium of their choice. It is important that new members have reasonable painting skills as there is no formal tuition. Members provide their own canvases, brushes, paints etc. Monday
The tutor manages this group. Members provide all their own requisites and work on their own projects offering assistance, encouragement and ideas to other members if requested. Members are able to work in the medium of their choice. Tuesday
This is a course designed for people with some experience in their medium- acrylic, oil, pencil, watercolour, graphics to paint and create outside on beautiful Bribie Island. So join us to explore as many locations as possible in a medium to suit your skills and interest, The group will meet at U3A Bribie Island before each class and then carpool to the location for the day and return to U3A after the class. Although there are brushes, boards and paints available to share, tables, chairs and shade will be the responsibility of the individual. Depending on utilisation there may be a small surcharge to replace items and resources.
A beginners class in decorative painting, using acrylic paints and specific brush strokes. Techniques that will be covered include sponging, stippling, floating and lace work on different materials such as wood, canvas and paper. Members are initially engaged in simple projects such as daisies and Australian wild flowers to practice various skills before moving on to more complex projects. A list if requirements is available from Reception and on occasions members may be asked to pay a minimal amount for materials provided by the tutor. Monday
In the course members work with a variety of medium including acrylic paints, pastels, crayons and chalk. An opportunity to develop cr8tive skills to make your artwork POP, so come with an open mind and a sense of humour. A list of initial materials required is available from Reception on enrolment. Friday
This class is designed for those with little or no experience. Pen and ink wash are the central themes. Members are given the opportunity to learn a variety of different techniques when working with ink, with the possibility of introducing additional mediums. This course is a 2 term (one semester) course commencing in term 1 and term 3. Having completed the course members have the option of progressing to the Pen Plus Intermediate course. At a cost of $25 all materials required for this course are provided by the tutor. Wednesday
The class is designed as a continuation of the Pen Plus Beginners course. Pen and ink washes are the central themes but additional mediums are introduced e.g. coloured inks, charcoal, and coloured paper. Students are encouraged to experiment and share ideas. This class is a continuing one and as students become more experienced and proficient it is expected they will become more self-directed in choosing subject and medium. Materials required are the same as those required for the beginners course. Some materials such as coloured inks are provided and any further requirements would be discussed in class where the tutor might be able to organise a bulk buy. Wednesday
Pencil Allsorts is a "working together" group who enjoy working with a great variety of pencils including - lead, graphite, charcoal,coloured and watercolour and inktense, which allow for some very interesting artwork and a lot of fun. Members provide their own requisites and work on self-directed projects, supporting and encouraging one another. Wednesday
This class is for those with no experience and introduces members to basic drawing and shading techniques. There is a costs of $25 for requisites which are provided by the tutor and will be sufficient for the whole one year course. Enrolment in this course other than at the beginning of the year is difficult unless the applicant has some basic skills. Monday
This class is for those with no experience and introduces members to basic drawing and shading techniques. Members require a sketch Pad (Quill brand recommended), a set of good drawing pencils, pencil sharpener soft eraser and ruler. Wednesday
This is a self-tutored group of members who are experienced in this medium. The members work on their individual projects, provide all their own requisites and support and encourage each other as they continue their skill development. Wednesday
This class is for those with some experience. When requested the tutor works with individuals to give advice and help with improving their drawing and shading techniques. Members require a sketch pad (Quill brand recommended), a set of good drawing pencils, pencil sharpener, soft eraser and ruler. Friday
The tutor manages this group and at times arranges guest artists to talk to the group. Generally members work on their own individual projects using the medium of their choice. They provide all their own requisites and support and encourage each other as they share skills and continue their own skill development. Occasionally the tutor may lead the group in a particular project. Thursday
The beginners watercolour course will run for 2 terms only. The first term will cover Basic Techniques in watercolour including materials, colour wheel and colour mixing, brushes and brush strokes, washes, textures with general practice using the various techniques. The second term will cover application of the techniques to paint a range of topics which may include skies, water, boats flowers, trees land and seascapes, figures, portraits, animals, layering, negative painting and use of mixed media. After this course, students may be able to join the Continuing Watercolour Class if there is a vacancy. A requisite list is available from Reception,. Please do not buy any material prior to discussion with the tutor. Requisites are provided for the first lesson. The Continuing course requires members to have previous experience or tuition in the medium. Continued instruction assists members to develop further skills. Members provide all their own requisites. Wednesday
This course is designed for people who have been through a beginners course or have previous experience with watercolour but still require some guidance. Members will work on their own individual projects and provide their own requisites. The tutor will give advice on composition and skill development when requested. The course is held in Studio 2 BICAC. Monday

 

Comments are closed.