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Colour in Watercolour Workshop

CDS Workshop by Ros Ridley
When Dec 04, 2016
from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Where Grantchester Village Hall
Contact Name
Contact Phone 01763 260845
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Painting Using Glazing 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:                                       Painting Using Palette Mixes

types of pigments and when to use them

glazing versus palette mixing methods

warm versus cool mixtures

tonal range

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.

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