Portfolio Surgery for 16 to 18 Year Olds

The application to Foundation or BA courses can be a challenging process. However, help is at hand! This course is designed to help you prepare your portfolio and get ready for interviews. Regardless of your experience or ability this course will encourage to produce more work, and it will give you advice on portfolio content and presentation...

Taught by: Renata Hegyi.

Description

The application to Foundation or BA courses can be a challenging process. However, help is at hand! This course is designed to help you prepare your portfolio and get ready for interviews. Regardless of your experience or ability this course will encourage to produce more work, and it will give you advice on portfolio content and presentation. Throughout the course there will be a variety of projects to build your portfolio which will include working from the life model and from still life set ups using different media. You will also have a one-to-one tutorial plus a guided tour of a gallery to help you get inspired.

Tutor information

Renata Hegyi is a graduate of Byam Shaw School of Art and Royal Academy Schools, and is now a practising artist and an associate lecturer. She won the St. James Award and Residency in 2003.

Materials

Please bring with you to the first session:  

  • A sketchbook (A4 or A3 size)
  • Pencil and pen

During the course, you will also need:   

  • Sketchbook 
  • Water colour paint and masking tape (optional)
  • Eraser 
  • Pencils: 2B, 4B 
  • Charcoal 
  • Paint brushes: a fine paint brushes (size: 04 and size 8 ) for ink and watercolour paintings ( optional)
  • A1 size paper is provided,  as well as some other art materials.  

Please note that you will need extra A1 or A2 size paper to use at home for your homework and for portfolio work.  It is also useful to have two different sized sketchbooks. One can be smaller A4 size and the other A3 size.

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
12/12/2016 - 16/12/2016Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£545Available Richbell Place - WC1N Add to Basket