Steve Lyon-Bowes

Drawing and Painting tutor

Based in
Gateshead, United Kingdom
Also teaches in Tyne and Wear
Steve Lyon-Bowes | Drawing and Painting tutor

Rates: £22 per hour, plus travel and material expenses, to be discussed and agreed before tuition commences


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I'm a self employed artist and qualified tutor. I've been working to commission for over 20 year, and in my teaching, I can offer courses from the absolute basics to painthg like an old master.

Group Classes

Portrait Drawing and Painting

A 10 week mixed ability course where you can learn portrait drawing and painting according to your level. The class is split into 2 groups (beginners and intermediate), with beginners starting at 6.30, and intermediate at 7.00.

You will learn, among other topics, how to block in a portrait, developing a likeness, and how to mix flesh colours accurately.

You can choose which level you want to be on,and the course is written to ensure that at least half the course is aimed at dealing with individual learning goals.

Resources required: 2B, 4B, 6B pencils, A3 cartridge paper, a set of synthetic paint brushes, a set of Daler Rowney System 3 Acrylics (introduction set) - or other suitable set of colours.

It's a: 
class
Venue: 
Lyndhurst Centre
Location: 
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
6.30-8.30/7-9 (depending on level of learner) From Thurs 22nd September 2011
Rates: 
£44 full price/£33 Concessionary

Paint in Oils Like an Old Master

We'll cover different methods and approaches of oil painting, based on the methods used by the Old Masters. We'll look at the methods of Monet, Rembrandt, Chardin among others. It's recommended that you have some drawin experience prior to the course, but it's not essential.

It's a: 
class
Venue: 
SOTA, Dryden Centre
Location: 
Dryden Rd, Gateshead, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
Start Date 21/09/10 6.00 - 8.30 for 30 weeks
Rates: 
£135.00/ £67.50

Portrait Drawing and Painting

A mixed ability group, so new learners with no experience are welcome.
We cover all aspects of portait drawing and painting, in a range of mediums (graphite, charcoal, pastel, conte, watercolours, acrylics).
Subject include:

The Quick way to get started
Creating a likeness
Adding 'life' to the portrait
The Use of Line
Adding Drama to the Portrait
Building confidence in your abilities
Mixing accurate flesh colours

It's a: 
class
Venue: 
Lyndhurst Centre
Location: 
Beacon Lough Road, , Gateshead, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
Thursday night 6.30 - 8.30. Next term starts 23/09/2010
Rates: 
£36.00 / £18.00

What Every Artist Needs to Know

A mixed ability class, where new members are always welcome. You'll be taught according to your ability, and we'll cover the methods and techniques that every GOOD artist uses, in easy to digest chunks.

It's a: 
class
Venue: 
Lillia Youth Centre,
Location: 
Delavel Rd, Benwell , Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
Wednesday mornings. Next course starts 22/09/2010 10.00 - 12.00
Rates: 
£50 (full)/ £33 (conc)/ £3 (Registration fee only)

Anyone Can Draw and Paint

A mixed level class. All welcome , regardless of experience. the teaching is guided by the ability of each learner, so everyone is taught at appropriate to their own level of experience.

It's a: 
class
Venue: 
State of the Art, Dryden Centre
Location: 
Dryden Rd, Gateshead, United Kingdom
Date and time: 
A 10 week course, from Tuesdays from September 21st 2010. 6.30 - 8.30pm.
Rates: 
£43.20/£21.60

Educational history

Certificate in Education

Dates: 
September, 2007 - June, 2009
Institution: 
Sunderland University
This is a 2 year course, which results in a level 5 qualification, which is the qualification required by the Government for fully qualified tutors.

Services

Aimed at: Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced.

THE SMALL PRINT

Any cancellations require 24 hours notice. Refunds will be given, unless any costs are incurred due to late cancellation, in which case the reund will be returned minus costs.


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