Explore the magic of watercolour painting! In this 2-hour workshop, you’ll explore various techniques to create beautiful watercolour trees. Maud will first introduce you to the necessary materials, and then guide you through all the steps for a variety of all-level projects. A workshop that allows you to unleash your creativity, while celebrating the beauty of nature.
Open to beginners and intermediates.
Ages 12 to 99.
*This workshop is recorded (you will receive the video link 48 to 72 hours after the workshop)
Part 1: Intro to materialsTo begin, Maud will show you all the necessary materials for the workshop: types of paper, pencils, watercolours and brushes.
Part 2: Project timeIn Part Two, Maud will share all her techniques for creating trees and leaves quickly and easily. You will have the chance to discover or rediscover several drawing and watercolour techniques, while obtaining a bunch of tips and tricks to get started. Maud will guide you through all the steps!
List of materials to bring:
✓ DeSerres graphite pencils (HB or H)
✓ Staedtler® eraser
✓ Watercolour brushes (one medium brush #12, one finer brush #2 + one very fine brush)
✓ Watercolour paint (approx. 10-12 colours minimum, in pans or tubes)
✓ Watercolour paper pad (9 x 12 in, 300 g)
✓ A well palette for mixing your colours
✓ Masonite board (approx. 11 x 14 in)
✓ Low-tack green masking tape
✓ 2 jars of water
✓ Paper towels
✓ Hair dryer
✓ Watercolour type paper to test your colours before applying them
✓ Template for the workshop