Oxford Summer School

Mixed Media Images

Monday 8th August for 4 days — Cost: £208

Tutor: Jo Dixon

This course has limited places

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This course is about exploring ways to express observations of colour pattern and texture that surround us, It is designed to encourage your creative expression through experimentation in a relaxed manner to find a personal vision. The development of a theme around which to work, and an awareness of design will structure your work achieving sample ideas to develop or work towards a final piece.

It will offer you an introduction to various materials and an opportunity to explore their possibilities , including paints inks dyes, printmaking with card and polystyrene, designing and cutting stencils and exploring the surface with collage and relief techniques. Each day processes and ideas will be offered giving you the freedom to combine them to produce original images and surfaces. You will produce a range of samples and studies to develop further and have gained increased knowledge and skills in working with mixed media materials and techniques.

It is suitable for beginners or those with some related experience - a joy of colour and an open mind to explore with guidance will be encouraged.

Materials Costs to Students

£12 shared class materials.