BJ´s Art Class

Art Classes at Vale Judeu

Open to everyone. Small classes ensure individual attention and a fun and lively atmosphere, with good modern facilities within the beautiful Church grounds.

Barbara Jane Banks is a qualified art teacher and working artist. Payment in made per class and prior notification of absence, if known, is appreciated. Please ring me on 916103050 or 289992857 for more information.

 

Water Colour 

Mondays Suitable for beginners to the more advanced. Basic water colour techniques, some step by step lessons. We cover topics and subjects related to water colour, drawing and some mixed media. Students are also encouraged to experiment and paint what inspires them whether flowers, landscapes, portraits or semi abstract etc.

10.00am – 12.30 €12 per lesson. Tea, coffee and biscuits provided and some handouts/notes etc.

                                                                                                                                                                                            

General Painting and Drawing

Mondays Suitable for the beginner to the more advanced artist, all mediums taught - Acrylic, water colour, Soft pastel, oil, drawing and mixed media. Art Topics covered ( ie perspective, contrast and tone in our paintings and drawings, eye catching still life, reflections, portraits etc. - every 2 or 3 weeks), are relevant to all mediums. This class enables the student to try different mediums throughout the year OR specialise in one and to develop their individual interest in painting/drawing.

2.00pm – 4.30 €12 per lesson. Tea, coffee and biscuits provided and some handouts/notes etc.

 

Acrylic Painting

Wednesday Suitable for complete beginners to advanced artists, includes some drawing classes. Acrylic painting techniques and interesting and varied art topics encourage you to develop your painting skill and individual style in this popular medium that can be used in a variety of ways including in a water colour manner or thick impasto with a palette knife on canvas. If you have not used Acrylics before, paints are initially provided free for 2 weeks.       

10.00am – 12.30 €12 per lesson. Tea, coffee and biscuits provided and some handouts/notes etc.

 

Painting with Soft Pastels

Wednesday 6 weeks 26 May – 30 June

Classes build on skills already learnt and introduce more advanced techniques and subjects.

2.30pm – 5.00 €12 per lesson (some Soft Pastels are available free for class use the first 2 weeks of term). Tea, coffee and biscuits provided and some handouts and notes.

 

The Summer term runs from April 24th - May 31st 2017