Creative

An introduction to the medium of watercolour paint, this course demonstrates and explores basic techniques such as wet-on-dry, wet-on-wet, and washes.



Dates

11/10/2017 1:00 pm - 13/12/2017 3:00 pm
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  • Term 4
    25/10/2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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    01/11/2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Term 4
    08/11/2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Term 4
    15/11/2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Term 4
    22/11/2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Term 4
    29/11/2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Term 4
    06/12/2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Term 4
    13/12/2017
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

What you will learn

  • Various watercolour techniques such as mixing colour and laying washes
  • Colour theory through the use of watercolour
  • How to create a well composed painting
  • How to evaluate your work
  • How to improve your observation skills
  • The value in creating form in a painting

What to bring

You will need to purchase the following:

One tube each of:

  • cadmium red
  • alizarin crimson
  • cobalt clue
  • cerulean blue
  • ultramarine blue
  • cobalt turquoise
  • new gambouge
  • cadmiun yellow pale
  • and (these two only Winsor and Newton brand) burnt sienna and raw sienna

Brushes (synthetic hairs are fine):

  • one round brush size 12
  • one flat brush size 10
  • one rigger size 5

Paper: two sheets of Arches or Saunders brand, 300gsm, in one rough and one smooth surface.

Also some tissues or paper towel.


Important information

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Event Location

Venue:  

Address:
157 Union Road, Surrey Hills, Victoria, 3127, Australia

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