UA3 Seniors Class. Have fun & unleash your creativity!

U3A Seniors Class Objectives: Recreational activity for Seniors. This class is intended to provide them with a way to express themselves through art.

When: Monday – 1st & 3rd week of the month 10am – 12nn

Teacher: Deidre Morrison
Cost: Free after joining

Requirements: For those with no experience or for those with some experience wishing to brush up and develop their skills.

Delivery Mode: This class will involve a combination of teacher demonstrations and student practical work. Students will be guided step by step by tutor through individual projects.

Items to Bring: First lesson – notebook & pen. A materials list for students will be supplied at the first lesson, but you can bring any equipment you may have already: Paints, Brushes, Boards
U3A (Over 50’s) – ph 02 4578 2333 (
Any further art materials can be purchased from our shop on location with a 5% discount for our students who attend any of our classes.

Good quality paints & brushes will give much more satisfying results than cheap, inferior quality materials.

Cadmium or Spectrum Yellow
Cadmium or Spectrum Crimson
Cobalt or Spectrum Blue
Raw Sienna
Burnt Sienna
Other colours that can be added:
Lemon Yellow
Cadmium or Spectrum Red
Hookers Red
Phthalo Blue

Round pointed sable or synthetic #0, #6, #10
Flat Sable or Synthetic 3/4
Cheap fine brush or Colour Shaper for Masking Fluid

Arches Cold Pressed (Medium Texture) 300gsm paper either A4 pad or a sheet.

White with wells for mixing washes, Ice block tray or saucers can be used.
Palette: White with wells for mixing washes, Iceblock tray or saucers can be used.
2B Pencil
Kneadable Eraser & Block Eraser
Masking Fluid
Masking Tape 2 or 3cms wide
Tissues, Paper Towels & Cotton Rag
Water Container: Recycled Margarine tubs best. Supplied at class.
Notebook & Pen
Loose Leaf Folder: to store notes & exercises & inspiration pictures
Backing board: Optional as supplied at class

U3A Seniors Class
U3A Seniors Class painting
U3A Seniors Class room