Create watercolour paintings inspired by the vibrant colours and beautiful textures of autumn leaves! In this 3-hour workshop hosted by BC-based artist Kathryn Wadel, you’ll learn techniques and how to mix colours to create a series of paintings on paper. A fun activity to celebrate the most colourful season of the year.
Open to beginners.
Part 1 : Get to know your materials
To begin, Kathryn will provide an overview of the materials and demonstrate colour mixing recipes to create an autumn-inspired colour palette.
Part 2 :
Drawing and painting techniques
In part two, Kathryn will guide you through drawing and painting techniques to create autumn leaves.
Part 3 :
Eco-conscious clean-up + Q & A
To end the workshop, Kathryn will share helpful tips for developing a more eco-conscious creative practice, followed by a Q & A to answer all your drawing and painting questions.
List of materials to bring:
✓ Watercolour paints (Lemon Yellow, Bright Red and Ultramarine Blue)
✓ Watercolour palette
✓ Watercolour brushes (flat and round)
✓ Watercolour paper (9 x 12 in)
✓ Masonite board/support board
✓ Painter’s tape
✓ Sea silk sponge
✓ Table salt
✓ Paper towel
✓ 2 water containers (recycled glass jars)
✓ Autumn leaves