Sat, Oct 20 | Station Arts Centre

Forest Floor with Patricia Duwyn (1 Workshop)

This will be a 5 hour workshop which at completion the student will have a frameable fall leaf/ forest floor painting. Students should be familiar with watercolours and have either taken a Basic Water Colour Course or have experience in the medium.
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Forest Floor with Patricia Duwyn (1 Workshop)

Time & Location

Oct 20, 2018, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Station Arts Centre, 41 Bridge Street West, Tillsonburg, ON, Canada

About the Event

This will be a 5 hour workshop which at completion the student will have a frameable fall leaf/ forest floor painting. Students should be familiar with watercolours and have either taken a Basic Water Colour Course or have experience in the medium. Focus in this course will be leaf structure, veins, stems, fall colours and shadows. Watercolour paper, Reference photo(s) and line drawing & transfer paper will be provided.

Supplies:

1/4 sheet of 140 lb cold press watercolour paper ( will be provided)

Scrap piece of 140 watercolour paper for colour 'testing'

Reference photos of leaves or forest floor

Board to mount paper on, masking tape

Brushes: 1/2" flat, # 6 or #8 round, # 14 Or Larger round, script or liner brush

Pencil, white eraser

2 good sized containers for water (not plastic cups), empty sour cream/cottage cheese containers work well

Paper towels, soft old towel

Paints: bring a range of yellows, browns, greens and reds (what you have) PLUS, indigo, Paynes grey OR neutral tint, burnt Sienna , raw umber

Large palette for making large mixes OR old white ceramic plate (not paper or foam plates)

Hand held hair dryer if you have one to assist in drying

Morning:

Determine arrangement of painting and colour choices based on your existing palette

Transfer reference to watercolour paper

Blocking in of base colours

Afternoon:

Continue to build colours, develop veins and stems

Develop shadowing (with glazing) and background ( for depth) moving the painting to completion.

Some materials available in a kit for a fee of $20

When: Oct. 20th, 2018

Time: 10-3pm

Member: $40 Non-member: $50

Material list provided

Registration is Closed

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