Create beautiful and colourful autumn landscapes! In this two-hour workshop, artist Maud Besson will first present all the necessary materials and how to use them. You will then explore techniques to create watercolour landscapes inspired by this colourful season. Step by step, Maud will show you all her techniques!
Open to beginners.
Part 1 : Getting to know your materials
To begin, Maud will show you all the materials needed for the workshop, including papers, pencils, as well as watercolours and brushes.
Part 2: Project time!
In part two, Maud will guide you through the project steps. You will have the chance to discover or rediscover several drawing and watercolour techniques, while obtaining simple and practical tools to create beautiful, fall-inspired landscapes.
List of materials to bring:
✓ DeSerres graphite pencil set (HB or H)
✓ Staedtler eraser
✓ Watercolour brushes (medium & fine)
✓ Watercolour paint (minimum 10-12 colours, in jars or tubes)
✓ Liquid frisket
✓ Watercolour paper (sheet, 9 x 12 in or smaller OR minimum 300 g)
✓ A well palette to mix your colours
✓ Masonite board (approximately 11 x 14 in)
✓ Low-tack masking tape
✓ 2 jars of water
✓ Paper towels
✓ Hair dryer
✓ Watercolour paper to test colours before applying them
✓ A copy of the PDF file with the templates needed to complete the projects during the workshop.