Watercolour - Creative Works

Bring along your own photo or source of inspiration and create a watercolour painting 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 painting and keep it loose. For students of all levels.

What to bring:

  • 3 tubes watercolour: Blue (Ultramarine Blue and/or Cobalt Blue), Red (Alizarin Crimson and/or Permanent Rose) and Cadmium yellow (or bring blue, red and yellow tubes of artist quality watercolour paint).
  • Optional extras: raw sienna, burnt sienna, cerulean, ultramarine, viridian, hookers green, lemon yellow, magenta. (Avoid buying cheap watercolours.)
  • Watercolour paper: A4, A3 or quarter sheets – must be quality watercolour paper.
  • Brushes: Medium round brush with a point, small liner brush, medium hake brush.

Additional Materials:

  • Masking tape
  • Pen (suitable for a pen & wash e.g. waterproof Fineliner)
  • Pencil & Rubber
  • Masking fluid
  • 2 support boards (options include corflute or any light weight waterproof board to fit your paper)
  • Tissues (cheap are best)
  • 2 water containers
  • Palette
  • Old towel (to collect water run-off)
  • Spray bottle

Contact Marion 0411 665 443 if you would like to purchase a set of watercolour brushes $38 (1 x size 00 quill, 1 x hake, 1 x liner) and/or a set of watercolour papers $10 (2 x rough quarter sheets, 1 x smooth, 1 x cold press).

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
Watercolour - Creative Works

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