Get Started with Acrylics

With Newcastle City Learning

Acrylic paint


Until Wednesday 3 April

Visitor information


Starts 13 March for 4 weeks (end date 3 April)

Every Wednesday from 10.15am-12.15pm




Visit or contact our enrolment number: 0800 073 0911


There are concessions for unemployed and those on low incomes – ask for details of entitlement

You will learn basic acrylic techniques, using landscape and still-life as subject matter. You will learn to produce basic landscapes and still life construction methods. You will use different types of brushstrokes, colour mixing, material uses and handling, pointillism and tone. You will also reflect on artwork and portfolio building.

You will be required to create a portfolio of your work accompanied by written reflective commentary.

You should bring a palette and palette knife, water pot, round and flat headed brushes and medium sized acrylic or watercolour paper.