Simple activities are structured to gradually expand students’ repertoire of techniques and knowledge of how to manipulate watercolour paint. This includes colour mixing, brush control and planning a composition. Each lesson starts with a warmer and is followed by a main activity based around a theme. Themes include still life, floral and landscape subjects. Min 5 / Max 8

AC17
Verena Marmion
10am-12pm    $125
8 Mondays, 23 October, 11 December

MATERIAL LIST

BRUSHES:

  • Round synthetic watercolour brush 16
  • Round synthetic watercolour brush 10
  • Round synthetic watercolour brush 6
  • Round synthetic watercolour brush 1
  • Flat brush 1.5 Inch, Hake or Mop brush

PAINTS:

  • Bring in tube paints. Winsor and Newton watercolour paint is recommended. Students may prefer the less expensive student quality paint or another brand. This is a limited palette, which can be developed in time.
  • Cobalt blue
  • Cerulean Blue
  • Lemon yellow
  • Permanent rose
  • Raw sienna (Must be Windsor and Newton professional)
  • Ultramarine Blue
  • Alizarin Crimson
  • Burnt Sienna

OTHER

  • 2b led pencil Eraser
  • Masking tape
  • 2 Water Jars
  • 300gm watercolour paper
  • Visual diary of 110g cartridge paper for exercises.
  • Board made of masonite, MDF, ply or the back of a canvas board. Must be larger than your paper  (SUPPLIED BY SPLC UPON REQUEST)
  • Welled plastic palette with sealed lid and mixing area in centre
  • Paper towels
  • A wood block, thick book or Tupperware container approximately 10-15 cm high to lean your board on an angle

 

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