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Developing Painting Techniques in Art — Part-time

Course outline

The course is perfect if you want to develop your fine art drawing skills

If you’re looking to expand your painting skills, our course offers something for everyone. Led by an expert art tutor, this this short course will give you the opportunity to learn the principles of painting and will lead to the development of a portfolio of painting techniques.

Our expert art tutors will guide you through the intricacies of colour, brushwork, working in a variety of mediums as well as creation of interesting compositions, helping you to master the art of capturing different forms in paint. Get ready to discover your unique style and watch your paintings come to life.

You will receive an induction to our well resourced Art Department, excellent tutor teaching, new knowledge and skills, and opportunities to develop your creativity.

Basic drawing or painting media will be provided on the course. If you want to develop your work further you can purchase art materials at our Art Shop based at 25 Stoney Street

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How to apply for this course

Apply now and if you need to pay any course fees, or provide evidence if you wish to claim a fee reduction, we will contact you to let you know how to do this.

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Location Date / time Fees / reductions
25 Stoney Street

Start: Friday 19th April 2024

End: Friday 14th June 2024

Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm

Tuition fees may be waived for this course if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Fee and Financial Support page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Tuition fee: £97.50

Additional costs:

  • Materials fee: £20

Course code: C049817 / Q049818


College Certificate

Level Level 1
Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements but you must be aged 19+.

Teaching & assessment

Learning objectives will be shared along with personal targets. Progress will be assessed on-going and you will be supported with regular feedback.


Other drawing and painting short courses such as:

  • Pre-Access Level 1 Art and Design
  • Short Courses in Art and Design
  • Portfolio Preparation