Learn to see colour as value in black and white and how to identify value and intensity as they relate to colour. Develop your design skills with a keen eye to create stronger compositions by organizing how you pattern analogous or contrasting values and intensities together in your work. Create expressive mood in your paintings by using these methods to expose subtle nuances as well as learn to identify colour temperature and how to mix fresh clean colour. Discover the mysteries of making better value and colour choices to fill your paintings with energy, colour and light. Subject matter will range from nature-based and representational to realist. You can choose to work in the media of heavy body, fluid or high flow acrylics, watercolour or pastels. Demonstrations, practical colour theory, group discussion, as well as opportunities for one-on-one instructor interaction ensure a sound knowledge in the working methods of these exciting mediums.