School of Extended Studies

PAINTING (Introductory)

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Introductory Oil Painting

Process and theory of oil painting within its principle historical contexts is introduced through studio work, demonstrations and group critiques. The nature of the materials, preparation of surface, colour theory and composition are considered. Emphasis is placed on the medium as a means of personal expression. Bring paints and brushes to the first class. It is recommended that students have some knowledge of drawing such as the 'Introductory Drawing' course. Class limit is 15.

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Registration and withdrawal deadline: October 09 2017

Course Code: ESPN-0111A   [Register Now]

Instructor: Caitlin McGuire

Site: P210, 1107 Marginal Road

Date / Time:   Oct 16 - Dec 04, M 6:30pm-9:30pm 17/10/16 for 7wks (no class Nov 13)   (7 sessions)

Tuition: $ 250 + HST



Introductory Acrylic Painting

Acrylic painting is a vibrant and versatile medium; demonstrations and studio work in this course introduce the foundations of tonal painting, colour theory, and methods of evoking mood through use of colour, texture, shape and composition. Students will experiment with gel acrylic mediums and a variety of approaches to paint application while working on independent projects using photographic sources, a live model, and still-life.ııPlease bring acrylic paints, brushes (see materials list) and one canvas board (10x12”) to the first class.ııClass limit is 15.ı

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Registration and withdrawal deadline: September 19 2017

Course Code: ESPN-0121A   [Course is Full]

Instructor: Charlotte Marble

Site: P207, 1107 Marginal Road

Date / Time:   Sep 26 - Nov 07, T 6:30pm-9:30pm 17/09/26 for 7wks   (7 sessions)

Tuition: $ 250 + HST



Introductory Watercolour

This course introduces the foundation of painting with watercolour. Some of the unique qualities of watercolour painting include vibrant colors, transparency effects, and immediacy. This studio class will give instruction, demonstrations and critiques in colour design, light and value studies, and fundamental techniques, as students work from subjects such as still life, landscape, abstraction, and imagination. The novice painter will be encouraged and the experienced painter will be challenged. Class limit is 15.

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Registration and withdrawal deadline: September 21 2017

Course Code: ESPN-0131   [Register Now]

Instructor: Robert Williams

Site: P205, 1107 Marginal Road

Date / Time:   Sep 28 - Nov 09, Th 6:30pm-9:30pm 17/09/28 for 7wks   (7 sessions)

Tuition: $ 250 + HST



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extendedstudies@nscad.ca
T 902 494-8185

Mailing Address:
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Halifax, NS  B3J 3J6

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