Pen & Wash ‘Sketching Autumnal Landscapes’

Wednesday 24 October
10am –  5pm
Venue: artsmart Studio Thame
Tutor: Jonathan Newey
Cost: £75 includes lunch (please state any dietary requirements at time of booking)

This is a one day workshop that will show you how to sketch autumnal landscapes using pen and watercolour wash. Using photographs supplied by your tutor you will be shown how to sketch with waterproof black pen, mix the colours of autumn with a limited palette and how to sketch trees, and buildings. Ideal for beginners and students with some knowledge of the medium.

Please bring with you:
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 or Cadmium Red
Other:1 x black waterproof ink pen size 03, 04 or 05 (I recommend one of the following: Pilot DR Drawing pen, Edding Profipen, Faber Castell Pitt Artist Pen, Mitsubishi PinPen), 1 x water receptacle (jam jar or plastic container), tissues, 2B pencil, eraser.

About the Tutor: Jonathan Newey