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Watercolour Course: Still Life

Starts Saturday 13 April 2024 - Darlington

  • 130 British pounds
  • Darlington

Available spaces


Join Annie Quicke for this six-week watercolour course with a focus on drawing from still life objects. Each week you will work on a different still life and explore different techniques. Week 1: Introduction to watercolour; looking at paints, brushes, & paper, as well as a beginner’s guide to composition, drawing out, light and shade, and colour-mixing. Week 2: Examining wet-on-wet techniques and using the paint to create washes, and denser tones. With a simple step-by-step guide to watercolour painting (demonstration and practice). Week 3: Beginning a simple still life; how to work from light to dark, and learning about layers. Week 4: Learning how to create depth, and paint detail. Week 5: A lesson in trouble-shooting; the importance of experimenting, making mistakes, and having fun. Week 6: Bringing together techniques learnt over the previous weeks to produce a complete still life painting. This 6-week course is suitable for all levels, no previous experience in watercolour necessary. Every Saturday From 13 April to 18 May 2024 10am - 12.30pm with Annie Quicke This course takes place at: Hummersknott Academy Edinburgh Drive Darlington DL3 8AR Includes all materials and refreshments.


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