Colour in Watercolour Workshop
Dec 04, 2016
from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
|Where||Grantchester Village Hall|
|Contact Name||Ros Ridley|
|Contact Phone||01763 260845|
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Painting Using Glazing
This workshop will take a detailed look at colour, pigments, colour mixing and colouring techniques in watercolour painting.
The topics will include:
types of pigments and when to use them
glazing versus palette mixing methods
warm versus cool mixtures
What to bring:
Your usual equipment of paints brushes and watercolour paper including some discarded paper to practice mixing etc. Loo roll.
Painting Using Pallette Mixes ->
What to prepare:
We will be practicing several different techniques so please bring several small, prepared sketches or ideas for the following:
Two copies of a simple, sunny outdoor scene with lots of shadows. We will paint one with a glazing technique using synthetic pigments and one with palette-mixing of earth pigments and compare the two outcomes.
Some simple sketches of still life (or similar) that have some very dark areas.