Otago Polytechnic

Introduction to Painting night class

Location

Dunedin School of Art (P block, Riego Street)

Duration
One weekly session per term: Tuesdays, 6.00-8.00pm
Delivery

On campus

Start
Various - see below left for term dates
  • Location
    Intake
    Study breaks
  • Dunedin
    11 September 2017
Classes are suitable for beginners.

Artists are essential to society. They enhance our understanding of the world with objects and situations that are new, interesting and challenging.

These classes will explore the material language of acrylic paint.  Emphasis will be on your discovery of mark-making through painterly experimentation and play. Each lesson has a different theme. 

2017 term dates 
Term one 20 February – 14 April 
Term two 1 May - 23 June
Term three 17 July - 8 September
Term four 11 September - 3 November

Please note: There will be no classes on public holidays.

Directions

Classes are held in the Life Drawing Room at the Dunedin School of Art. Please click here for a map.

Go to the main entrance of the Dunedin School of Art at 19 Riego St (off the Anzac Avenue end of Albany St). The Life Drawing Room is on the first floor at the far end of the building.

Please arrive at least 10 minutes early to allow time for set up.

Tutors

This class will be taught by Dutch and New York- trained local artist, Anneloes Douglas.Read more about Anneloes here.  

Materials

Materials you will need to bring to the first class are

  • 8 x A1 Sheets of cartridge paper
  • charcoal
  • acrylic paint in the following colours: 

- primary red
- primary yellow
- primary blue
- titanium white

  • a 2 inch (50mm) flat brush, this may be a house painting brush, plus some brushes you already have
  • 4 x bulldog clips
Entry criteria

Students must be over 16 years of age.

Enquiries

For enquiries, please email Artnightclass@op.ac.nz 

Disclaimer

While every effort is made to ensure that this sheet is accurate, Otago Polytechnic reserves the right to amend, alter or withdraw any of the contained information. The fees shown in this document are indicative ONLY. Both domestic and international fees are subject to change and are dependent on the development and implementation of Government policies. Please note that additional fees may from time to time be required for external examination, NZQA fees and/or additional material fees.

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