Embrace the mysterious moodiness of November! In this 2.5-hour workshop, Gabrielle will show you how to paint a November-inspired gouache landscape using a limited palette. While some painting experience is helpful, it is not necessary. The perfect workshop for anyone who enjoys the beauty of transition seasons.
Open to beginners and intermediates.
Ages 13 to 99.
*This workshop is recorded (you will receive the video link 48 to 72 hours after the workshop).
Part 1: Material overview and background painting
In Part 1, Gabrielle will present all the necessary materials, including the different types of gouache. You will then begin with the background portion of the painting.
Part 2: Tree sketch + painting and foreground
In Part 2, you will begin with drawing and painting the tree. You will then add in the foreground and finish off the painting with small details.
List of materials to bring:
✓ Cold press watercolour paper (9 x 12 in, 140 lb) *plus scraps for testing out paint colours
✓ Gouache paint: Primary Yellow, Warm Red, Ultramarine Blue, Cerulean Blue, White, Black *water-soluble or acrylic-based gouache will work
✓ Watercolour paintbrushes (round brushes #2, #4 and #6, mop brush)
✓ Paint palette
✓ Jar/container for water
✓ Paper towel or rag
✓ Masking tape
✓ Painting support such as a masonite board
✓ Pencil (HB or lighter)
✓ Reference photo