Oils and Acrylics

Course Details

By the end of the course you will have:
Explored new methods and techniques.
Planned your composition and colour palette to create stronger paintings.
Worked faster, building and sustaining creativity.

Individual help will be given as you explore the potential of oils/acrylics through group work and individual projects.  With regular handouts and tutorials focusing on the relevant subject matter.

Information & Support

You need to have attended previous classes or feel confident in basic painting skills in order to get the most out of this class.

What do I need to bring to the course?
To the first lesson bring your usual equipment and materials. 
A print from one of your favourite impressionist paintings.
An apron or painting shirt to protect your clothes
You may wish to bring your own easel or table easel and a plastic sheet or newspaper to protect it.
There is a coffee room in the centre.

Additional course costs.
Costs are limited to your art materials only and advice will be given to keep this to a minimum.

Please note that A1 and A2 sheets of drawing paper are available to purchase at the Centre.

Courses are run continually, and you will be able to join these to further develop your skills.

Course fees & Duration

Course costs are as follows:

10 weeks x 2.5 hrs: £119

Available dates and locations

Code Location Date Day Time Contact
Code: LLAC1161SP Location: Lymington Community Centre Date: 11/01/2019 to 22/03/2019 Day: Friday Time: 09:30 to 12:00 Contact: 01590 679457
Code: LLAC1161SU Location: Lymington Community Centre Date: 26/04/2019 to 05/07/2019 Day: Friday Time: 09:30 to 12:00 Contact: 01590 679457

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I enrol on a course?

To enrol please call one of the numbers below or print and complete an enrolment form then pop it in the post.

Brockenhurst or Lymington courses 01590 679457

New Milton or Ringwood courses 01590 625222

Can I start the course part way through?

For some courses, this may be possible.  Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk to confirm.

What do you define as a 'beginner'?

Beginner is someone who has little or no knowledge of the subject area.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

What do you define as 'intermediate'?

Intermediate is for those who have completed a beginners course with us or have some knowledge of the subject but would like to learn more.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

What do you define as 'advanced'?

Advanced for those who have completed an intermediate course with us or are proficient in the subject.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for further clarification or to take a quick assessment to find out the most suitable level for you.

Are there any age restrictions (young/old)?

Students need to be 19 years old or over.

There is no upper age limit.

What should I take with me on the day?

Please see ‘Information & Support’ within each individual course information page.

If you require further details please email leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk

How much does the course cost?

The cost of each course will be displayed on each individual course information page.

If you require further details please email leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk

Can I pay for the course in instalments?

Each course needs to be paid in full before the start of the course.

Are there any concessions available?

Reduced fees may apply for those on specific benefits.

Please contact leisurecourses@brock.ac.uk for more details.