ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP
This is a two day course that will show you how to draw and paint seascapes with boats and how to use pen and watercolour wash to create lively, expressive sketches. Techniques will include how to draw and sketch boats, mixing the colours of the sea and how to paint reflections, ripples and light on water. 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
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