Tuesday 24 July, 10.30-4pm
Texture in Watercolour with Iain Grant.
We will look at various techniques for creating textures in watercolour. Granulation, Brushstrokes, additives, different media .
Salt, soap, clingfilm may also play a part.
The workshop will follow the usual pattern of sketching and exercises in the morning and a painting in the afternoon.
I want you to create your own painting, not simply follow a demonstration. So bring your own ideas and reference materials and I will help you at every stage as you need.
Suggested colours are Cobalt Blue, Cadmium Red, Lemon Yellow, Cerulean Blue, Indian or Light Red, Naples Yellow, French Ultramarine, Alizarin Crimson, Raw Umber, White Gouache, Paynes Grey, Burnt Umber (Winsor Violet), Burnt Sienna, Raw Sienna or Yellow Ochre.
Please bring your own paint, brushes, paper, palette, tissue or kitchen roll . I will bring boards, blocks and waterpots, and lots of spare equipment which I am happy to lend.
£62 including two course lunch and a glass of wine. There is a £20 booking deposit that will be deducted from the fee or refunded if the course is unable to go ahead.