This course aims to show you what materials and techniques are needed to explore watercolour painting and understand the exciting and flexible nature of this medium. The tutor will provide demonstrations and individual support to ensure that learners can work at their own level and at their own pace.
During the course learners will learn how to:
Use a variety of techniques
Use colour theory
Investigate the properties of watercolour
Select brushes, paints and paper
Care for brushes
As you progress, you will:
Explore traditional techniques and applications
Explore contemporary techniques and applications
Investigate and use different watercolour papers
Identify which brushes to use for various techniques
You will be able to decide (with help from the tutor) what you want to get out of the course and you will be given advice on how to exhibit and sell your work.