Portfolio Preparation For Art College

The application to Foundation or BA courses can be a disappointing process. However, help is at hand! This course will help you prepare your portfolio and get ready for interviews. You will produce work and get expert advice on portfolio content and presentation regardless of your experience or ability...

Taught by: Renata Hegyi.

Description

The application to Foundation or BA courses can be a disappointing process. However, help is at hand! This course will help you prepare your portfolio and get ready for interviews. You will produce work and get expert advice on portfolio content and presentation regardless of your experience or ability.

A variety of projects will be set covering different subjects and techniques, and you will be expected to produce work for your portfolio during class time as well as completing homework.

Topics covered will include:

  • working from a life model
  • working from still life
  • using different types of media
  • one-to-one tutorials
  • guided tours to galleries

Entry requirements: None

Level: All levels

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
  • Masking tape
  • Eraser
  • Pencils: 2B, 4B and 6B
  • Charcoal
  • Watercolours
  • Paint brushes: 2 fine paint brushes (size: 02, 04) for ink and watercolour paintings and 2 or more paint brushes (size: 4, 8,12) for acrylic painting
  • Scissors

A1 size paper is provided, as well as some other art materials. 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
14/01/2017 - 11/02/2017Saturdays10:00 - 16:005 Weeks£545Available Richbell Place - WC1N Add to Basket