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An Introduction to Oil Painting Course

An Introduction to Oil Painting Course

  • Tutor: Marcin Szuba
  • Room: Art Room
  • Type: Adult
  • Level: Beginner


This inspiring course offers complete beginners and improvers an introduction to oil painting. You will be given practical advice such as choosing the right materials and setting up your palette

On the first and second session we will be working directly from a still life set-up. Participants will focus on colour mixing, composition, form, tonal values, colour relationships and identification.

On the third and last session you will learn how to extract and adapt images from photographs to create paintings which reflect your interests and ideas in a highly personal way. You will learn the fundamentals of composition, tone and colour. We will look at the ways to create an illusion of space, how to approach such elements like clouds, trees, rocks and buildings.

All materials are provided.


Session 1 7th June 2021, 18:00 - 20:30
Session 2 14th June 2021, 18:00 - 20:30
Session 3 21st June 2021, 18:00 - 20:30
Session 4 28th June 2021, 18:00 - 20:30

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