Discussion on colour mixing, materials and how best to use them. Practical sessions on colour mixing to create colour charts,multi-tonal graduated washes for Sky, Land and Sea. The sessions will begin with a short demonstrations to follow the techniques step by step.
Throughout the practical the tutor will be on hand to give one-to-one help and advice.
The aim is to provide skills and techniques in a fun and relaxed atmosphere to give learners the confidence and encouragement to continue to explore and create with watercolours. We will aim to create 1-2 finished watercolours.
Sketch pad 2x HB pencils pencil sharpener and putty rubber
Good quality watercolour set and palette ie: Windsor & Newton ie: Cotman £7-£30.
At least 3 brushes small, medium and large, round and flat for watercolour.
Good quality watercolour pad at least 300 gsm.
2 jars, natural sponge and some kitchen towel and masking tape.
Wooden drawing board.
Some boards are provided if you are unable to obtain one.