'Tone, Underpainting and Layering' Watercolours with Ruth Buchanan

'Tone, Underpainting and Layering' Watercolours with Ruth Buchanan

Duration: 2 days - 6hrs per day

Price: £160

Run by: Ruth Buchanan
at Pure Artwork


Manor Barn
Manor Road
OX17 3EJ

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About the Course

“If It doesn’t work in black and white, it will never work in colour”

This two-day workshop is for people who want to discover a simple way of working with watercolour.

Suitable for beginners but also for more established watercolourists who want to strengthen their painting by practicing basics.

Although working in watercolour, the principles apply to all mediums.

Using a grisaille underpainting in watercolour
How the paper (support) you select can affect your work,
Tone and hue in watercolour,
understanding basics to strengthen your work,
using layers to build over an underpainting
Techniques for assessing tone and hue in works in colour

The workshop includes demonstrations, discussions and exercises.

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

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Course Start Dates

Thursday 22nd November 2018

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