Watercolour Marine Mammals (FR)

Wednesday, July 7th at 3 P.M. (EST)
Duration : 2 hours
Teacher : Maud Besson

$30 | offered online via ZOOM | Capacity: 50 persons
*This course is only offered in French.
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Explore watercolour painting techniques while creating magnificent marine mammal-themed projects. In this all-level workshop, artist Maud Besson will first demonstrate the necessary materials and how to use them. You will then learn how to create beautiful watercolour rorquals, beluga whales, and more. Step by step, Maud will show you all her techniques!

Open to beginners.



Part 1 : Demonstration and explanation of materials

To begin, Maud will show you all the materials needed for the workshop: papers, pencils, watercolours and brushes.

Part 2 :
 Project time!

In part two, you will have the chance to discover or rediscover several drawing and watercolour techniques. Maud will explain her techniques for producing harmonious marine mammals, while presenting you with simple and practical tools for creating several whale species using watercolours. All of this through easy-to-follow steps!


List of materials to bring:

✓ DeSerres HB or H graphite pencils
✓ Staedtler eraser
✓ Natural bristle watercolour brushes (one medium size #12, one fine #2)
✓ Watercolour paint (about 10-12 colours minimum, in wells or tubes)
✓ Watercolour paper (9 x 12 in sheet or smaller) OR (minimum 300 g sheet)
✓ Well palette for mixing colours
✓ Pébéo liquid frisket and/or white gel pencil
✓ Masonite board (approximately 11 x 14 in)
✓ Low-tack green masking tape
✓ 2 jars of water
✓ Paper towels
✓ Cloth
✓ Hair dryer
✓ Watercolour paper to test colours before application
✓ A copy of the PDF file which contains all necessary templates for the projects