Watercolour for Beginners and Intermediates with Audrey Bakewell
2-day workshop – June 23 & 24, 2018
16 spots open
Registration opens April 5th, 2018
Cost: Member $140.00 Non Member $165.00
This course is designed for the beginner painter interested in watercolour and those intermediates that want a refresher. Two or three simple compositions will be taught step by step to study value, shape, colour, pattern, balance and contrast. Brushwork techniques will include dry brush, flat wash, graduated wash and wet into wet. Information on use and care of brushes, paper and paints will be provided.
Bring what paints you have. I suggest azo or hansa yellow, alizarin crimson, scarlet lake, ultramarine blue, and dioxazine purple. Brand is not important I have used Rembrandt, Cotman, Blick, PWC, Winsor and Newton, Da Vinci, Van Gogh and M Graham… whatever was handy at the time.
Brushes 2″ flat, (could use a hake) 1″ flat, rigger brush and a large round size 16 or larger, bring what you have. Paper bring the 300 series by Strathmore Watercolor 140 lb paper cold press 9×12 inch pad with 12 sheets.
Bring a slightly larger coroplast board, masking tape, paper towels, water bucket, hairdryer.
Reference photos will be provided.