Since acrylic dries very quickly, it is extremely popular. Artworks can be made in a very short time, and results can be viewed sooner.

The clear, clean colours of acrylic are ideal for someone with a natural feel for colour. It can also be used as a base coat for oils.

You will be taught how to use basic colour techniques and to apply them in acrylic painting. Everything you learn, you will be able to apply in practice, both in the studio and in the open air. Come and explore –

• various types of acrylic
• different picture planes
• portrait
• landscape
• figure painting
• still life
• abstraction
• relevant art history

As soon as you are comfortable in the medium, you will be transferred to the general art class.