Watercolour Class

with artist LESLEY REDGATE

ADULTS CLASS

TERM 4 2019

1-4pm, Mon 14 Oct – Mon 02 Dec, 7 wks x 3 hrs.
(no class 28 Oct)
Location - Artist’s Studio, Willunga

Master step by step basic techniques eg painting from still life, wildlife studies, realistic portraits or landscapes, using wet in wet, wet on dry and stretching paper. Enjoy the beauty of this unpredictable medium.
Optional - with mixed media.

ABOUT THE TEACHER

Lesley has over 30 years experience as an artist and educator of Art & Design. Join Lesley in a relaxing pursuit, meeting friends with similar interests and keeping your mind active by learning new skills.

FEES

$310 per 8 weeks, $270 per 7 week term
(Deposit $60 in advance + balance $250 on or before 1st lesson). Part terms available.

MATERIALS

Students will need to bring:-

  • Watercolour paints – Cotman Windsor & Newton or Reeves – pans or tubes, basic set of colours.

  • Watercolour paper 300gsm cold pressed - A4 or A3 pad

  • Watercolour brushes, Soft - 3 round sizes 2, 4 & 8, 1 flat large 3/4” - 1”, 1 mop brush medium or large.

  • masking fluid

  • soft sponge

  • Plastic palette

  • masking tape

  • paper towel

  • Salt
    optional -

  • watercolour pencils,

  • gum arabic

  • black or sepia ink

  • other brushes, sea sponge

    Optional mixed media

  • gouache - white primary red, yellow and blue.

  • different papers - smooth, cold pressed, rough.

Further materials may be required throughout the course.