A course for beginners to explore the wonderful medium of watercolour from choosing materials and stretching paper to colour mixing and techniques for applying paint. Simple painting tasks and exercises will build your knowledge and skills.
Over the ten weeks you will continue to build your confidence and knowledge as you explore this wonderful medium.
Tutor: Lorraine Green
Date & Time: Mondays, 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Albright Studio, New Brewery Arts
PRICE: £225.00 (£0.00 VAT)
All abilities welcome
First Class: Monday 17th September
No Class: Monday 22nd October
Last Class: Monday 26th November
What you will need:
You will need materials and paper (if you don’t have materials, see list below) but at the first session, materials will be supplied and we will discuss what you will need for future lessons in more detail.
Students get 10% off at Coln Gallery on production of their receipt for the course.
A set suitable for beginners giving a selection of colours such as Winsor and Newton Cotman Sketchers Pocket Box Set (12 half pan) or Winsor and Newton Cotman Delux SketchersPocket Set (16 half pan).
A selection of brushes specifically for watercolour such as the Pro Arte Prolene Watercolour Brush Set W5 (3 brushes that include 2 round brushes and 1 flat brush).
A Bockingford Spiral Watercolour Pad 12”x9”, CP (NOT) 300g/m (140lb) would be suitable.
A palette with large and small mixing wells is suggested such as a Jakar large rectangular palette.
2B Pencil and Eraser