I also introduced the group to the basics of colour theory and gave a demo on using oil pastels. Before coming to the session, I'd printed off some simple colour wheels so that students would have something to refer to.
Peer critique is always a key element of my teaching practice, both with adults and with teenagers. It's been great to see this adult group respond so well to this, readily giving each other sensitive, encouraging and insightful feedback.
Here's a few pictures of some of the work that was created this week.