Doodles and Watercolour - New!

Relax and enjoy creating loose watercolour backgrounds ready to add your unique doodles. Learn colour combinations that create balanced art works. Learn shapes that repeat harmoniously. All these art principles and more in this easy workshop. For students of all levels.

Course Outline:

  • Quick colour exercises in creating harmony and/or drama
  • Quick shape exercises – how to repeat a pattern harmoniously
  • Quick line exercises – how to add interest
  • Creation of 5 backgrounds ready to add doodles
  • Discussion on art media for doodling – markers, pencils, pens, water-soluble pens vs non-water-soluble pens (permanent), gelatos
  • Doodling on 5 watercolour backgrounds

Learning Outcomes:

  • Increase your colour knowledge
  • Increase your compositional knowledge
  • Learn how to relax and let the creativity flow
  • Increase your knowledge of media suitable to add to watercolour

What to bring:

  • Watercolour – bring any colours you love in tubes or pans. Marion will be using tubes in 2 blues, 2 reds and 2 yellows and turquoise
  • Paper: Watercolour quality paper pad, any size you like. Also bring a cheap pad of watercolour paper for sampling.
  • Brushes: 2 medium round brushes with good points and any other brushes you prefer to use
  • Extras: HB or 2B pencil, eraser, masking tape, watercolour palette, spray bottle, old towel for the table, tissues, 2 water containers 2 or 3 non-absorbent support boards larger than your paper
  • Doodling stuff – any drawing media you love to doodle with from coloured pencils to markers to gel pens to crayons and gelatos. Recommended - good black markers – soluble and non-soluble, white gel pen/similar
  • Marion is happy to answer any queries about these supplies 0411 665 443

Art Supplies Discount:

As a bonus for learning Art with SGSCC, all enrolled students are entitled to a generous 10% discount off the purchase of art supplies when they shop in-store at Eckersley’s Art & Craft, Taren Point! "View Eckersley's Website":https://www.eckersleys.com.au/ for product ideas.

About the Tutor:

“I love watercolour. I love the way it moves and creates beautiful textures on the page. I love teaching people how to control the water and to create beautiful works of art in their unique style. I have a Bachelor of Arts, USyd and a Master of Art, UNSW Art & Design. Some of my recent awards include Winner, Watercolour, St George Art Society and Best in Show, Art, Goulburn Show.” Marion

Other Information:

  • To ensure resources are ready for you at the start of your course, we ask you ideally enrol at least one week before the course commences.
  • All courses need a minimum number of students to run (“we try our hardest to get those”) . If your course does not have enough students it will be cancelled before the commencement and you will be informed.
$119 Limited inc GST
Doodles and Watercolour - New!

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