Watercolour Painting

Date: Wednesday
Time: 1:30pm – 3:30pm
Dates: 22 April, 29 April, 6 May, 13 May, 20 May, 27 May, 3 June, 10 June, 17 June
Venue: artsmart Studio Beaconsfield
Tutor: Jonathan Newey
Cost: £195 (Code: 4019JN)

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Sketching with Watercolour

This is a 9 week course that will show you how to sketch landscapes and buildings using different sketching techniques with watercolour and other media such as pen and pencil. Using photographs supplied by the tutor you will be shown techniques such as wet in wet, pen and wash and using pencil on top of the watercolour paint. Suitable for all abilities.

Materials List:
Surface: 1 x A4 or equivalent pad of ‘Not’ surface watercolour paper 140lb/300gsm
‘Not’ refers to the surface texture of the paper and is also known as CP (cold pressed) or Bockingford
Brushes: 1 x size 10 or 12 and 1 x size 4 round watercolour brush.
Paint: Watercolour paint, either tubes or pans.
If bringing tubes then you will need 1 white mixing palette or china plate
Recommended colours: Ultramarine Blue, Cadmium Yellow Pale, Burnt Sienna, Raw Sienna, Alizarin Crimson, white paint such as Gouache or Chinese White
Pens: 1 x black waterproof pigment ink pen size 02, 03 or 04
1 x water receptacle (jam jar or plastic container)
Tissues, 2B pencil, eraser, masking tape
Please make sure you have everything out and ready to use at the start of each online session.
The reference photo will be emailed to you before each session.

About the Tutor: Jonathan Newey