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  Classes and workshops Neil teaches                                                                                       

 

A Course in Watercolour Skills and Techniques 

Course dates:

Spring Term part 1: 15th January to 12th February 2019.

Spring Term part 2: 26th February -2nd April 2019 

Course Times: 10am to 12noon 

Venue: West Bretton Village Hall, 24 Bretton Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF4 4LB

 

 

A Course in Drawing Skills and Techniques 

Course dates:

Spring Term part 1:15th January to 12th February 2019.

Spring Term part 2: 26th February -2nd April 2019  

Course Times: 1pm to 3pm 

Venue: West Bretton Village Hall, 24 Bretton Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF4 4LB

 

For furter information: e-mail njpittaway@hotmail.com 

 

Ten Week Watercolour Skills and Techniques Courses 

This course is very good for students wishing to start painting with watercolours or those wishing to improve their watercolour painting in both traditional and none traditional ways. You will explore different ways of painting and drawing through using water based media on paper, critically looking at various ideas and concepts that are used to create still life’s, landscapes and general sceneries both observed and imagined.

 

For more information and to enrol please click here

 

Venue WMC (The Camden College) London 

 

Ten Week Drawing Skills and Techniques Courses

This course is the course for you if you want to learn to draw or improve your drawing skills and techniques.

All levels welcome including beginners and those who may not have done any drawing for a long time as well as well as those with more experience.

 

Through being taught a range of different drawing techniques you will have the opportunity to develop your skills further, in key areas such as perspective, observational still life, portraiture, and landscape.

Drawing is complex and it requires time to develop your skills. This course gives you an opportunity to consolidate your skills throughout the year.

 

For more information and to enrol please click here

 

Venue WMC (The Camden College) London 

 

Ten week Printmaking Courses

You will learn about and use a wide range of print making processes to produce your own original prints.

Print making processes and techniques will include mono printing, etching, lino printing, dry point, soft-ground etching aquatint, and collagraph printing. You will begin to use a range of print making techniques to generate immediate creative results, extend your skills and develop your own ideas. New starters are welcome at any time of year.

Level: Beginner and intermediate 

For more information and to enrol please click here

Venue WMC (The Camden College) London 

 

Painting sketchbook at The City Literature Institute, Central London 

Course Dates: 26/06/19 - 10/07/19  
Time: 10:30 - 16:30  
Location: KS - Keeley Street  
Tutor: Neil Pittaway

What is the course about?

The course is all about how to use and work in a sketchbook and will equip you with the skills and techniques on how to develop ideas in painting and drawing through using different sketchbook formats.

What will we cover?

• How Artists use sketchbooks to develop painting(s) and work
• How to make basic different sketchbook formats 
• Creation of painting studies using sketchbooks 
• Plein-air painting - working in a sketchbook outside  
• Using a sketchbook for research in a museum collection 
• Ways of manipulating and capturing effects and qualities in paint using large format sketchbook 
• How to develop own response through selection and refinement using existing sketchbook work(s) 
• Review and discuss ideas and work in own completed sketchbook work(s).

 

For more information please visit the link below: 

https://www.citylit.ac.uk/courses/painting-sketchbook

 

 

 

    

   Links                                                                                          

 

 

 

  • The Victoria and Albert Museum, London:
  • You can view the works that the Victoria and Albert museum as of Neil's by visiting the Prints and drawings study room at the museum. 

 

 

  

Italy in Britain                                                                        Britannia Square 

          

 

  • The Bankside Gallery, London -  The Gallery of the Royal Watercolour Society and the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers http://www.banksidegallery.com

 

                                                                 

 

  • Eastern Daily Press, UK King's Lynn Arts Centre relaunch article and presentation of Neil's etching to Actor Brendan Coyle.