Thursday 1st April – 6:30pm
Painting Water – Surfaces & Shine – Download the reference images
In this session you’ll look at how to paint water. From painting a drip of water to a pond through the sea, your teacher Jan will teach you to create shape and surface texture as well as capturing reflection and shine.
Thursday 8th April – 6:30pm
Painting the Sky – Skies & Silhouettes – Download the reference images
This class will explore the differences between painting on wet and dry paper. Jan will help you to create different sorts of skies and you will also look at composing silhouettes within your skyscapes.
Thursday 15th April – 6:30pm
Painting Landscapes – Hills & Valleys – Download the reference images
In this session you will be painting hills and valleys. Jan will teach you how to compose your painting and successfully create the feeling of distance in the landscape.
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)
At the end of each class, email us a photo of your favourite drawing for a chance to win a hamper of art supplies! Send your drawings to: firstname.lastname@example.org