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Abstract Art with Mixed Media (Paignton)

This course is suitable for both complete beginners and those wishing to develop skills by learning to use colour, texture and shape to create abstract art with mixed media. During the course you will explore the use of geometric shapes and the use of line, shape and pattern in an abstract collage and painting. You will also have the chance to learn photomontage and Zen tangles. Try mixed media for developing your artwork using many different and exciting materials such as combining pencil, charcoal, pastels, hessian, newspaper, wire and paint all in one picture. You will learn how to use materials, tools and equipment effectively and safely.

For further details about this course please contact Paignton ACL on 01803 540770 or email [email protected]

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What will I learn?

I am qualified in cake decorating and flour confectionery and have been teaching adults in and around Devon for 36 years. As a master baker I am always eager to inspire people in this fascinating craft.I have a wealth of experience and knowledge including; how to make royal icing, sugar flowers, marzipan, chocolate and also modelling and sugarpaste work. I love to revive techniques I learnt as an apprentice baker & confectioner. Many students who attended my course have now opened their own cake businesses, however my main focus is that my classes are fun for everyone where learning new skills.Margaret Brooking

Adult and Community Learning – Paignton

This course is available at our Paignton Campus. We provide a vast range of Adult and Community Learning courses that enable you to try something new and recreational. 

Opening Times
Term time
Monday – Thursday
09:30 – 16:30 and 18:15 – 20:30

Friday
09:30 – 16:30

Vantage Point,
Long Road,
Paignton,
TQ4 7EJ

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