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July 1, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until July 8, 2021
LEARNING TO PAINT IN WATERCOLOUR
Painting Landscapes – Town & Country
PAINTING HILLS | LOOKING THROUGH | BRIGHT BUILDINGS
Join us as we explore rolling hills and Mediterranean villages. Starting with a classic landscape, your teacher will teach you how to create a sense of distance and perspective in a series of hills and valleys. Next, you’ll explore looking through alleys and walking under bridges and finally you’ll be capturing the charm and vivid colour of villages perched on the edge turquoise water. Immerse yourself in colour for an hour each week and develop your creative skillset.
THURSDAY 24TH JUNE – 6:30PM GMT
PAINTING HILLS – FORM & DISTANCE
In this session you’ll be capturing the beauty of two sets of rolling hills. Your teacher will show you how to create depth of field and explore ways in which to portray a sense of distance in your painting.
THURSDAY 1ST JULY – 6:30PM GMT
LOOKING THROUGH – FRAMING & PERSPECTIVE
This class will take you for a walk through a beautiful Mediterranean village. As you peer down alleys and stroll beneath bridges, you’ll develop skills in framing your image and learn to create pockets of detail in your work.
THURSDAY 8TH JULY – 6:30PM GMT
BRIGHT BUILDINGS – COLOUR & FORM
In this session your teacher will support you in capturing all the charm of a colourful village perched on the side of a mountain. You’ll explore the use of bright colour and come away with beautiful paintings and a better understanding of effective composition.
You will need:
- Pencil (preferably 2B or softer)
- Black pen or biro
- Paper towel
- Watercolour paints
- Paint brush (round and approximately size 10)
- Watercolour paper
- White wax. This could be a white candle, tealight or a crayon (OPTIONAL)