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The Art of William Morris and William de Morgan run by The Prince's School of Traditional Arts About training provider
The Art of William Morris and William de Morgan The Prince's School of Traditional Arts

This course explores and compares the design processes of William Morris and William de Morgan. Comparing their love for nature: their observational focus on plant and flower forms, their practice of line and flow, their endless rehearsal through drawing and mark-making. Initially using soft media, (graphite, charcoal, pastel) to draft and

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Study mode: Short full time
How to Paint like Kandinsky NEWCASTLE CITY LEARNING

Painters who want to learn a little of the painting methods used by Wassily Kandinsky.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration: 2 Weeks
  • Study mode: Part time
Art Appreciation run by Essex County Council About training provider
Art Appreciation Essex County Council

Always wondered about art history and how to interpret art? You will look at the works of key artists and find out what is being depicted, why and what it means.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration: 18 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time day
Art History - Five More Contemporary European Artists SOMERSET SKILLS & LEARNING

To discover the story of one major contemporary artist each week. Focus on examples of their work, motivation, influences and cultural context. The artists to be studied are:- Rebecca Horn, Cornelia Parker, Damien Hirst, Anselm Keifer, Sigmar Polke.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration: 5 Weeks
  • Study mode: Part time
Understanding 20th to 21st Century Art Course London Art College

I have called the course Understanding 20th and 21st Century Art because it really seeks to create a basis for understanding and appreciating more contemporary art, rather than suggesting any chronological study. Although compared with the previous course we are now only considering the last 120 years rather than two millennia or more of art, the

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration: Variable - to suit the learner
  • Study mode: Distance without attendance
The Alchemy of Paint: The Transformation of Earth, Rocks, Roots and Berries into Pigments run by The Prince's School of Traditional Arts About training provider
The Alchemy of Paint: The Transformation of Earth, Rocks, Roots and Berries into Pigments The Prince's School of Traditional Arts

The earth is the natural apothecary of the arts; hidden within its depths are all the variety of pigments as seen in the great paintings and galleries of the world. During this workshop students will explore the traditional processes by which these pure pigments are extracted from their natural sources in the form of earth, rocks, roots and

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Study mode: Short full time
Art Appreciation run by Essex County Council About training provider
Art Appreciation Essex County Council

Always wondered about art history and how to interpret art? You will look at the works of key artists and find out what is being depicted, why and what it means.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration: 18 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time day
  • Timetable: Wednesday
Persian Patterns: Exploring the geometric genius of the Persian master craftsmen run by The Prince's School of Traditional Arts About training provider
Persian Patterns: Exploring the geometric genius of the Persian master craftsmen The Prince's School of Traditional Arts
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

This is a week-long course exploring the geometric genius of the Persian master craftsmen. Learn the art of compass and straight-edge construction and create a dazzling portfolio of geometric patterns from the Persian tradition. You will also be introduced to the art of arabesque/islimi design as well as the Persian palette and symbolism of

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Study mode: Short full time
Art Appreciation run by Essex County Council About training provider
Art Appreciation Essex County Council

Always wondered about art history and how to interpret art? You will look at the works of key artists and find out what is being depicted, why and what it means.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration: 18 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time day
Persian Plate Design: Blue and Black Silhouette Ware run by The Prince's School of Traditional Arts About training provider
Persian Plate Design: Blue and Black Silhouette Ware The Prince's School of Traditional Arts

In 13th century Persia turquoise and cobalt blue ware were thought by some to have the power to avert evil influences, and to this day are incorporated in some Turkish amulets. Inspired by a ceramic plate from the Farjam Collection we will combine black pattern with a transparent blue overglaze. In class we will explore a design on paper using

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Study mode: Short full time
Art Appreciation run by Essex County Council About training provider
Art Appreciation Essex County Council

Always wondered about art history and how to interpret art? You will look at the works of key artists and find out what is being depicted, why and what it means.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration: 18 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time day
  • Timetable: Tuesday
Diwani Script with Dr Nassar Mansour run by The Prince's School of Traditional Arts About training provider
Diwani Script with Dr Nassar Mansour The Prince's School of Traditional Arts

We are thrilled to welcome Master Calligrapher Dr Nassar Mansour from Jordan to teach this week-long course on Arabic Calligraphy. Diwani is a very round style. It was developed during the reign of the early Ottoman in the 16th century and reached its peak during the 19th century. It was used particularly in the writing of all royal decrees and

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Study mode: Short full time
Iznik Tiles: Ottoman Ceramic Design run by The Prince's School of Traditional Arts About training provider
Iznik Tiles: Ottoman Ceramic Design The Prince's School of Traditional Arts

This course will introduce students to the beautiful Turkish designs from the Iznik School. Students will first learn a vocabulary of traditional floral forms, and then be taught the brush techniques unique to this art. Each participant will learn about glazing and firing, and will finish a tile panel composition.

  • Study level: Multiple levels
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Study mode: Short full time
  • Timetable: Tuesday evenings
Squared Kufic Script with Dr Nassar Mansour run by The Prince's School of Traditional Arts About training provider
Squared Kufic Script with Dr Nassar Mansour The Prince's School of Traditional Arts
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

We are thrilled to welcome Master Calligrapher Dr Nassar Mansour from Jordan to teach this week-long courses on Arabic Calligraphy. This monumental script was developed in the 13th century. It was the most popular style used in the architecture of Central Asia, Iran and Afghanistan. The character designs were made in square forms with black

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Study mode: Short full time
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The Course / The History & Meaning of Portraiture: Leonard Da Vinci (art history) The Course

This 10 week course will examine the changing face of the portrait from the 6th century to the present. It will look at how and why its meaning and function have mutated and why artists are still drawn to this medium despite the advent of photography. It will also explore whether a portrait has to convey an accurate likeness and how artists

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Study mode: Part time day
The Course
The Course / The History & Meaning of Portraits: the rise and fall of Botticelli (Art History) The Course

This ten week course will examine the changing face of the portrait from the 6th century to the present. It will look at how and why its meaning and function have mutated and why artists are still drawn to this medium despite the advent of photography. It will also explore whether a portrait has to convey an accurate likeness and how artists went

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Study mode: Part time day
The Course
The Course / History & Meaning of Portraiture: Titian to Van Dyck (art history) The Course

This 10 week course will examine the changing face of the portrait from the 6th century to the present. It will look at how and why its meaning and function have mutated and why artists are still drawn to this medium despite the advent of photography. It will also explore whether a portrait has to convey an accurate likeness and how artists went

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Study mode: Part time day
Victorian Artists Sussex Downs College, Lewes Campus

Do you like looking at paintings and want to now more about artist working in the 19th Century? Come along for enjoyable discussions on famous artists and see a PowerPoint presentation each week. We will take a look at Turner, the Pre-Raphaelites, William Morris, Whistler and the women artists who were favoured by Queen Victoria. This is a fun

  • Duration: 5 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time day
Life Drawing Style Of Old Masters Southend Adult Community College

Looking at the range and style of figures drawn by the old masters and their influence on other artists. Students need to bring: A3 sketching paper, range of pencils 2B-6B, charcoal and a putty rubber.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Study mode: Weekend
  • Timetable: Saturday
Life Drawing Style Of Hockney Southend Adult Community College

From direct observation of a life model you will produce a series of drawings influenced by the work of David Hockney.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Study mode: Weekend
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The Course / The History & Meaning of Portraits: the rise and fall of Botticelli (Art History)

THE COURSE (UNDERSTANDING AND INTERPRETING THE VISUAL ARTS)

Next start: Tue 9th May

Cost: £53.00 per course

Location: London

The Course / The History & Meaning of Portraiture: Leonard Da Vinci (art history)

THE COURSE (UNDERSTANDING AND INTERPRETING THE VISUAL ARTS)

Next start: Tue 16th May

Cost: £53.00 per course

Location: London

The Course / History & Meaning of Portraiture: Titian to Van Dyck (art history)

THE COURSE (UNDERSTANDING AND INTERPRETING THE VISUAL ARTS)

Next start: Tue 23rd May

Cost: £53.00 per course

Location: London