How to begin Watercolour Painting - 4 weeks
Suitable for complete beginners this 4 week course takes you through everything you need to know to begin painting with Watercolours.
This 4 week introduction course assumes no prior knowledge of Watercolour painting and will guide you through the basics of getting started.
Fri 18 Aug
10am to 12 noon
Understand the difference between different brushes and sizes
Understand the difference between different papers and watercolour paints.
How to mix the right consistency of paint.
Create a colour reference.
Create a set of ‘samples’ that demonstrate techniques such as; wet on wet, wet on dry, flat wash and lifting out.
Make a painting of a simple subject and use the skills you’ve learnt to paint a still life of fruits.
Materials: A small selection of equipment will be available to use each week.
You will need to bring:1 flat watercolour brush (number 10 or larger)
2 round watercolour brushes (numbers 6 and 8-10)
At least 3 tubes of watercolour paint (Red, yellow and Blue)
Pad of Watercolour paper (300 gsm)
Jam jar for water and a plastic pallet.
The session dates are 18th & 25th August, 1st & 8th September 2023
10am to 12noon
Tea and coffee supplied.
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Family Friendly Facilities: onsite carpark, play area to front of venue, away from roads.
Disabled access and toilets. All on ground floor, no stairs.
Tutor can use British Sign Language.