Painting into Sculpture

While a traditional flat square or rectangular canvas is still the most popular surface to paint on, there is no need for you to limit yourself to these constrictive parameters! By introducing elements of sculpture into your practice, you will be able to expand beyond the canvas and explore new methods of contemporary painting...

Description

While a traditional flat square or rectangular canvas is still the most popular surface to paint on, there is no need for you to limit yourself to these constrictive parameters! By introducing elements of sculpture into your practice, you will be able to expand beyond the canvas and explore new methods of contemporary painting.

Through practical tutor demonstrations on popular low-tech sculpture techniques including woodwork and casting, you will experiment with different applications of paint. Using case studies on contemporary painters, you will be introduced to new possibilities of where your painting practice can go!

Course Outcomes
By the end of this course you will have learned about a variety of methods that will allow you to expand your practice in a new direction. You will have also have completed work that you can use in your portfolio for future work or study.

Who Should Attend
This course is especially designed for painters who are looking to further develop their practice though it would be suitable to anyone looking to experiment with sculptural techniques in the context of painting.

Course Level
Beginner/Intermediate 

Materials

Please bring the following items with you on the first day:

  • Drawing materials (pencils, charcoal, erasers etc...)

  • Current sketch book

  • Painting equipment

Please note that most materials needed for the short courses are available at the Chelsea College of Arts' Art Shop. Please contact the Art Shop directly for opening hours and availability.


Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
28/08/2018 - 31/08/2018Tuesday - Friday10:00 - 16:004 Days£545Available Atterbury St - SW1P Add to Basket