RHA School Courses

Foundation Painting, Term 1: 5 Credits
14 Oct 2020 - 3 Feb 2021
Session Time Fee
Starting: October 14, 2020 2 - 5pm €475
Application Deadline: 23/08/2020 11:59 pm
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This is a part-time, 15-week course in painting providing basic technical skills to underpin a painting practice. Students will learn how to prepare and create a variety of grounds and surfaces, best practice in relation to materials, the physical and chemical rules for the application of paint, advanced colour theory, tonal value and glazing. The module aims to provide students with the founding skills and material knowledge for underpinning a painting practice.

Tutors: Colin Martin RHA, Conor Walton, Blaise Smith RHA, Geraldine O’Neill ARHA, Una Sealy RHA, Damien Flood.

Image: Blaise Smith RHA, Live online demonstration, May 2020, Image courtesy of the artist.