Intro to Landscape Painting

 

Course Outline:

On this course you will learn a very specific approach to landscape painting in acrylics that ANYONE can follow.

You will learn about paint properties and brush technique, and then work through a number of practical exercises as you gain confidence in the medium. You will then apply your new skills to paint a scene of your choice.

Scene selection - what constitutes an attractive landscape painting

Colour theory and the effective use of a limited palette

Brush skills, transparency and layering, accuracy and accidentals

Drawing the scene, and a few tips in this area with an interesting historical perspective

Painting skies, landforms and water

  • Start: Thursday 14 February 2019
    Finish: Thursday 11 April 2019
    Thursdays , 7.00pm-9.00pm
    Timing
  • Scots College Creative and Performing Arts CentreLocation
  • Brian NelsonTeacher
  • Adults and teensTarget Market
  • $320 for Term 1 2019 (9 weeks) Fee covers all materials and tuition.Price/Student (incl GST)
  • New EnrolmentEnrolment

About Brian Nelson

Brian Nelson has a Masters of Fine Arts.

He teaches graphics and workshop technology at Scots College. Prior to that he was a graphic designer and illustrator for over 20 years.

www.briannelson.co.nz

Our Location

Rata Studios
Based at Scots College
1 Monorgan Road
Strathmore
Wellington 6022
Rata Studios
Based at Scots College
PO Box 15064
Miramar
Wellington 6243