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Course CodeCourse NameVenueDayStart TimeEnd TimeStart DateEnd Date  
23LB412PWellbeing Saturdays: Art and Diversity - Keith HaringLOUGHBOROUGH LIBRARYSat10:30 AM1:30 PM10/02/202410/02/2024Available for EnquiriesCourse Info
23SN424PWellbeing Saturdays: Art and Diversity: Keith HaringCOALVILLE LIBRARYSat10:30 AM1:30 PM08/06/202408/06/2024Available for enrolmentsAvailable for Enquiries

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More information about this Course

01. Who is this course for?
Learn a little about the artist Keith Haring and his art. Create an artwork in response to this using his pop artwork and animated imagery as inspiration. Work with thick and thin black line and areas of colour using marker pen, fine liners, felt tips and highlighters. Make the art meaningful for you also with pattern, personal mark-making and colour.

02. What will I learn?
This is a 3-hour workshop in which you will create an artwork using marker pen. Be bold with line in the style of Keith Haring and then personalise with detail and colour to add something of yourself or that is meaningful to you. You will • Learn a little about the artist Keith Haring and his art. • Use imagery from Keith Haring’s artwork as a basis to create your own piece of art. • Use bright blocks/shapes of colours and bold black line to create something striking. • Personalise with an idea or message that is meaningful to you. • Extend by including pattern and detail using fine liner pens.

03. How will I learn?
Instruction and demonstration will be given, plus the chance to discuss your ideas and get feedback on them. Support from the tutor will be provided as you work, plus a chance to reflect on what you have experienced and achieved at the end of the course.

04. What will I need to bring?
A4 or A3 white card Spare paper to practise designs on (eg printer paper) Pencil, ruler and an eraser for planning Any felt tips, highlighter pens, fine liners and marker pens that you have Biro – you will be asked to complete some course evaluation forms

05. What skills or experience do I need?
No previous experience necessary

08. How will I be supported in my learning?
Once you start, if you have further queries and/or support needs, please talk to the tutor. We also offer support to help people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. If you have a disability, learning difficulty, health problem or mental health difficulty that may affect your learning or participation, please contact us for further advice.

Teaching And Learning In The Community
Many learners book holidays during the length of their courses and whilst we realise this is personal choice, please consider that missed lessons can affect funding for adult learning courses. This may impact on us being able to offer similar courses in the future.

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Online Learning
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Additional Costs And/Or Resources:
Bring 30 pence for a cup of tea or coffee if you fancy one. Bring your own drink if you wish.

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