with Judith van Heeren
Saturday 4th January 2020
10.00am - 4.00pm
You are invited to join Melbourne artist and Fitzroy Painting tutor Judith van Heeren at Silver Leaf this Summer for a one-day intensive watercolour workshop.
The focus of this workshop will be 'Seeing' and will be inspired by the sea, the sand and the shoreline. Judith will give practical demonstrations and guide the students through the process of picturing nature. This workshop is suitable for beginners with all materials provided.
Techniques we will explore include:
- Simple colour wheel of primaries and grey scale
- Wet on wet and wet on dry
- Basic observational drawing
- Painting directly from life
- Creating depth and detail
What you will learn
- An understanding of the principles of observational drawing
- Basic skills in using watercolours
- Advanced watercolour techniques
What you will get
- One-on-one guidance from an established artist
- Insight into the practical application of art materials and techniques
- Delicious morning and afternoon tea using local produce
Please make provisions for your own lunch. We will have an hour lunch break from 1-2pm.