Catherine Robertson – Colour Pencil Techniques – FULL – waitlist available

Catherine Robertson – Colour Pencil Techniques

Six Sessions 2 1/2 hours each
Class Dates: Sept 6, 13, 20, 27 and Oct. 4 & 11
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Please arrive at 6:15 to help to set up the studio
You are expected to help set up and clean up the studio
Open to 15 Members Only

Start drawing confidently and beautifully in colour pencil with lessons from artish and instructor Catherine Roberstson. Learn to choose the perfect materials for your skill level, budget and preferred subject matter. Learn about blending, how to add amazing textures and details. Move on to drawing a still life from objects you bring to class or from your refernce photos using techniques for underpainting, drawing shadows, creating atmospheric backgrounds and more.

1 box Prismacolour Coloured Pencils, any size, OR a selection of individual, ‘your choice’, colours which will include
#938 White, #935 Black, #916 Canary Yellow,
#922 Poppy Red, and #901 Indigo Blue.
1 pad of Artist Quality drawing paper, e.g. Stonehenge,
Strathmore or similar quality.
1 soft pencil eraser
1 roll of painters’ tape (lifts colour)
ruler (optional)
1 or 2 black ink Micron drawing pens, (NOT ballpoints),# 5 and # 8.
1 black Sharpie felt pen, wide, wedge nib.
Please bring a photograph, drawing or object to class to draw.  Something you can’t wait to draw!

Thursday evening classes are NOT run on a drop-in basis. Those that sign up for these classes are expected to attend each of the nights the class is offered. Once you have signed up please make note of the class(es) you have signed up for. A reminder email will go out in advance of the class BUT please be sure to make note of all classes you sign up for.

If, after you have signed up for the classes you find that you can not attend please notify the workshop chair as soon as possible so that someone on the waitlist or another member can take advantage of this wonderful learning opportunity offered to the SSWR Art Society members.

Please Note: If the course is full please submit your name to be added to the waitlist. If a spot becomes available you will be notified.

If you have ANY questions or have to cancel please contact the Workshop Chair, Violet Smythe at and not the instructor. Thank you!