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Watercolour Fall Landscapes – Online
Watercolour landscape Painting
Fridays, November 20th 27th and December 2nd 2020 10.00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
In this class you will learn basic watercolour techniques inspired by English watercolour tradition and experimentation to paint two small landscapes over the course of three weeks.
The images will be based on a reference photograph and a watercolour landscape by an English watercolour artist
I can provide these images for you to follow along in the demonstrations, or you can work from your own reference images.
What you will learn:
- Layering washes
- Brush techniques
- Tonal values
- Illusion of depth
- Mixing colours
October 23, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm PDT
Paint your local landscape in watercolour
Fridays, October 23rd, 30th and November 6th
10.00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
In this class you will gain a deeper understanding of observational drawing, elements and principles of composition, simple watercolour techniques and colour mixing for small watercolours studies of your local landscapes.
This short course will cover essential watercolour techniques to achieve the illusion of depth, establishing value (dark and light) contrast between objects , the varied saturation levels of colour moving from foreground to background elements of the composition.
Working from instructor examples or your own photographs and sketches of local landscape, follow a step-by-step process, demonstrations to inspire creativity, using elements and principals of art to build a well crafted watercolour scene.
This three part class is online via Zoom
Email to register: firstname.lastname@example.org