Watercolour - Creative Works

Get creative and join us at SGSCC for this fun art class that is suitable for all levels! Compose your individual water colour painting based on your own photo or source of inspiration and create watercolour paintings with encouragement and tuition from Marion. Learn how to plan a new painting using composition tips and tricks and how to add layers of watercolour washes to create a glow. Learn lots of techniques to enhance your watercolour paintings.

Course Outline:

  • Introduction to watercolour techniques including washes, wet-in-wet, layering, splattering, spraying, wet-on-dry
  • Composition and the importance of a focal point
  • How to create transparent layers of watercolour
  • All topics are supplied and will include landscape and nature subjects
  • Colour exploration – hue, value, intensity
  • We will start with a loose quick organic sketch and create a pen and wash

Learning Outcomes:

  • Increased understanding of watercolour techniques including wet-on-wet, wet-on-dry, dry brush, colour removal
  • Increased understanding of how to create a focal point
  • Obtain confidence in colour mixing
  • Learn the value of a limited palette
  • Learn the value of quality watercolour paper and paint
  • Knowledge of how to critique your own painting

What to bring:

  • Image for painting in watercolour (2 printed copies would be great)
  • Your usual watercolour kit
  • Watercolour paper in whatever size you would like to work on

Art Supplies Discount:

As an added 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 instore at Eckersley’s Art & Craft, Taren Point!
View Eckersley's Website 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 own 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

$197 Limited inc GST / $187.20
Watercolour - Creative Works

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