Painting & Drawing
This is a practical art class where you will cover a range of different techniques and methods of drawing and painting. Each online session will comprise of tutor-led discussions, demonstrations by your tutor and practical tasks that you do at home. There will be lots of opportunities for you to share your work and get feedback during the class.

Your tutor will demonstrate various approaches including watercolours, acrylic and a range of drawing materials such as charcoal and pastels. You will try a range of themes and techniques, from figurative work to abstract. You will also be encouraged to share your work with the group during the lesson and there is an online resource pinboard, where you can post images of your work and access useful class resources.
Prosp User 3
This course is suitable for learners who want to develop their confidence and skills in a general painting and drawing class. You will be encouraged to experiment and try new approaches during each lesson as well as develop your own ideas at home. Prosp User 4
Bring your sketchbook and some materials to each session – your tutor will give you full guidance on what materials you will use during the first session. Ideally, you’ll have range of materials at home, though the course is flexible so you will always be able to join in. Prosp User 5
No session on 1 June 2022 (half-term holidays).

This is an online course that will be delivered via Zoom, so please ensure that you can access this on the device you are using.

You will receive details and joining instructions on how to access the course by email about 24 hours before the course is due to start. If you enrol later than this, the Zoom code will be emailed to you on the day that your course starts. The Zoom code login and password you receive will be the same for every class this term.

You will need to join Zoom five minutes before your session is due to start and remain in the “waiting room”. Your tutor will then admit you to the class once your session is ready to begin.

If you require help to download or use Zoom, please email ictskills@york.gov.uk at least a week before your course starts and we will endeavour to provide assistance.

Please ensure that you read and understand the health and safety guidelines on any creative product or tools that you intend to use during the course, before the first class.
Prosp User 6

COVID classroom safety

COVID classroom safety
When attending a face to face course, learners and staff will be expected to conform with the COVID-19 guidance in place at each venue. When attending a face to face course, learners and staff will be expected to conform with the COVID-19 guidance in place at each venue.
Please note that York Learning have no control over guidance in buildings which may go over and above government guidance or recommendations. Please note that York Learning have no control over guidance in buildings which may go over and above government guidance or recommendations.
There is now no enforced isolation, however we still strongly recommend that if you have tested positive for COVID, have symptoms, or just feel unwell you do not come to class, however we cannot enforce this. There is now no enforced isolation, however we still strongly recommend that if you have tested positive for COVID, have symptoms, or just feel unwell you do not come to class, however we cannot enforce this.
If you are living with someone with COVID symptoms or who has tested positive but you feel well, you are able to attend class if you wish, If you are living with someone with COVID symptoms or who has tested positive but you feel well, you are able to attend class if you wish,
As of April 1st 2022 lateral flow tests are no longer freely available, therefore whilst we agree that it is good practice to take a test we will no longer be recommending that learners take a test before attending class. As of April 1st 2022 lateral flow tests are no longer freely available, therefore whilst we agree that it is good practice to take a test we will no longer be recommending that learners take a test before attending class.
Face coverings can still be worn if you wish but these are no longer required. Please follow the 'catch it, bin it, kill it' guidance issued by the government and City of York Council. Face coverings can still be worn if you wish but these are no longer required. Please follow the 'catch it, bin it, kill it' guidance issued by the government and City of York Council.
Please note that we will not be able to offer refunds in the event that a course is moved from a venue to online in cases of increased risk unless the course cannot be taught online. In this case a pro-rata refund may be offered. Please note that we will not be able to offer refunds in the event that a course is moved from a venue to online in cases of increased risk unless the course cannot be taught online. In this case a pro-rata refund may be offered.

Learners who live in devolved authorities

Learners who live in devolved authorities
York Learning receives government funding which allows us to offer courses at a lower cost. The guidelines relating to devolution means that we cannot apply this funding to learners who live in devolved areas such as the West Yorkshire Combined Authority. York Learning receives government funding which allows us to offer courses at a lower cost. The guidelines relating to devolution means that we cannot apply this funding to learners who live in devolved areas such as the West Yorkshire Combined Authority.
If you live in one of these areas we would recommend that , before committing to a course with York Learning, you explore options to study the course in your local area. If you live in one of these areas we would recommend that , before committing to a course with York Learning, you explore options to study the course in your local area.
If you would prefer to continue your learning with York Learning please note that the price of the course could be double the advertised cost. If you would prefer to continue your learning with York Learning please note that the price of the course could be double the advertised cost.
In this case, please contact us on 01904 554277 to complete your enrolment. In this case, please contact us on 01904 554277 to complete your enrolment.
AT3/DD7
27/04/2022
06/07/2022
12:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
2.00 hrs per wk
10 weeks
Liz Foster
110.00
£100.00 if in receipt of State Pension; £35.00 if in receipt of certain means-tested benefits