This a course for people who wish to extend their work from the purely representational. There are many misconceptions surrounding the making of Abstract Art. “It’s messy”, “Anyone can do it”, etc. etc …. In fact, it requires a deal of thought and reflection. It can open up a myriad of stimulating and absorbing possibilities. Using a variety of strategies, chance, order, experiment, observation, we can enter more deeply into the creative process. We can produce some exciting, thought provoking work. Throughout the day, reference will be made to the different approaches and working processes of a variety of artists.