Watercolour & Pencil ‘Colours of Autumn’

Wednesday 17 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 paint autumn leaves and berries using watercolour and coloured pencil. Using photographs supplied by the tutor you will be shown how to mix the colours of autumn such as warm browns, reds and oranges, how to paint leaves and berries and how to use coloured pencil on top of watercolour for details and texture. 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: A basic set of coloured pencils such as dark and light browns, reds, black and white, pencil sharpener, 1 x water receptacle (jam jar or plastic container), tissues, 2B pencil, eraser.

About the Tutor: Jonathan Newey