Watercolour for Absolute Beginners
Start date: 14th Sep 2022
Time: 09:15 - 11:45
Duration: 6 weeks
Tutor: Richard Squire
Course code: 22AU013
This course aims to introduce pupils to watercolour techniques in a supportive and informative way.
Skills will be demonstrated and time will be given to explore and develop these skills while building confidence in using this medium.
This hands on course aims to teach the skills involved in using watercolours at beginner level.
● learn about watercolour equipment
● experience using different papers when painting with watercolours
● learn how to mix colours effectively
● explore a range of applications
● explore dry versus wet techniques
● explore manipulating colour and textures
● use watercolour washes
● learn how to create light and dark tone
● learn how to layer watercolours effectively
All materials will be provided but you may wish to bring along some of your own favourite materials to try out.