A course for painters with previous watercolour experience to develop and practise their skills with various exercises.
Designed for the artist to learn the techniques of watercolour by painting a subject. You could say learning through play!
Tutor: Mark Kelland
Date & Time: Thursday mornings, 10am - 1pm
Venue: Bingham Studio, New Brewery Arts
PRICE: £195.00 (£0.00 VAT)
Suitable for those with previous watercolour experience.
What you will need:
Pencils (HB, 4B, and 6B), Charcoal, Pastels, Erasers
w/c 9th Jan
11th Feb - 19th Feb
w/c 20th March
Week 1. sponge and brushwork.
Pathway in the garden: Construct this art work from sky to foreground. Something easy to start with.
Week 2. Stylized abstraction.
The Harbour: A cubist view of the subject.
Week 3. Wet on wet/brushwork.
Harbour at sunset: Expressive in tone and expressive brushwork, be free and calculated.
Week 4. Brushwork.
The old cart: Do all the background first then it all comes together with a fresh approach of drawing with paint.
Week 5. Whiter shade of Pale.
Still life jugs and bottles: Discover the delicate side to watercolour.
Week 6. Ink and Watercolour.
The vegetable field: Draw a rustic countryside.
Week 7. Painting on Coloured paper.
Discover how colour can affect your world.
Week 8. Painting big/wet on wet.
By the lakeside: Lets expression and mood explore a large sheet of paper.
Week 9. Pencil and watercolour.
Food stuff: An observational study to get you see what in front of you.
Week 10 Alla Prima painting.
Painting which is direct and no drawing in pencil.
Spring mist with a rabbits jumping in the fields an Easter topic to end the ten weeks .