The beginners watercolour course will run for 2 terms only. The first term will cover Basic Techniques in watercolour including materials, colour wheel and colour mixing, brushes and brush strokes, washes, textures with general practice using the various techniques.
The second term will cover application of the techniques to paint a range of topics which may include skies, water, boats flowers, trees land and seascapes, figures, portraits, animals, layering, negative painting and use of mixed media. After this course, students may be able to join the Continuing Watercolour Class if there is a vacancy. A requisite list is available from Reception,. Please do not buy any material prior to discussion with the tutor. Requisites are provided for the first lesson.
The Continuing course requires members to have previous experience or tuition in the medium. Continued instruction assists members to develop further skills. Members provide all their own requisites.