Watercolour Basics

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Saturday September 29, October 6, 13, 20 (10 am – 12 pm) 2018

A total of 8 hours instruction time

Instructor: Martha Wertz

Level: Beginner

Age: This workshop is for adults and older youth (16+ yrs) 

Location: Railway Workshop - 3866 Railway Avenue

Fee: $90 members / $100 non-members, all materials supplied
(Bursary places are available - check out our Art for All Bursary and see if you qualify!)

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This course is designed for all those who haven't tried the medium or experimented with it and the ones who have taken a class or two but never got into really experiencing the magic of it. Students will learn to get loose and experience the beauty of the medium. Students will complete a painting from class.

September 29- Introduction- Materials- Stretching the paper- Color and the color wheel- Value Scale – Monochromatic Painting

October 6- Basic Drawing Basic shapes, Cast shadows – Watercolor Techniques Dry over Wet, Wet on Wet – Dry on Dry- Wet on Dry.  Mini Painting with each technique

October 13- Composition Still Life Study

October 20- Special Effects / Painting with Complementary colors Land scape

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HOW TO REGISTER

Registration and pre-payment are required. Sign up at the gallery during open hours (Tues-Fri 12-4pm, Sat 9am-1pm), or by phone with a credit card - 250-847-3898.

Cancellation policy: 50% refund on cancellations made 48hrs or more prior to the workshop

Discounts are offered to members. Memberships are $25 (valid May 1-April 30). Click here for details on how to become a member.

THE FALL 2018 WORKSHOPS ARE BROUGHT TO YOU AT A SUBSIDIZED COST THANKS TO THE GENEROUS SUPPORT OF BABINE ANIMAL HOSPITAL