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Watercolour - Mixed Ability Term 3

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A course suitable for those with a wide range of ability and experience who wish to specialise in this delicate medium. Drawing as well as watercolour painting will be an essential component of the course.

A course suitable for those with a wide range of ability and experience who wish to specialise in this delicate medium. Drawing as well as watercolour painting will be an essential component of the course.   Each term will focus on a different skill / topic so students can enrol throughout the year.
You will be guided and supported through demonstrations and instructions by an experienced tutor.

Our career pathways show you a typical route through the various stages of learning, what you will learn along the way and the careers these programmes could lead onto.

What I'll learn

  • Basic drawing skills; measurement and proportions.
  • Building up washes; flat and graded washes.
  • Wet on wet techniques; softening edges.
  • Watercolour techniques associated with specific subjects such as skies, trees, still life, backgrounds.
  • Discussion and appreciation of work to encourage improvement.

 

How I'll learn

Formal instruction. Discussion. Individual tuition. Practical demonstration. Practical experience. Audio Visual.
 

 

Entry Requirements

Basic drawing and painting skills.