Course Overview

Course Overview
Improvers level - perfect prep for Watercolour Improvers starting in September
This course is for those with some drawing and painting skills. We will be focusing on foliage, flowers, birds, berries, bugs and butterflies in watercolour, using both traditional and non-traditional approaches and techniques. This course will allow you develop your individual potential, both technically and creatively using variety of watercolour techniques and approaches. Prosp Is This Right For Me
Participate in themed topics often interlinking with follow on weeks. Other watercolour artist’s approaches both historic and contemporary, through practical activities and you will utilise these in future studies. New watercolour techniques and how to use other mediums with watercolour. For example, layered washes, wet on wet, glazing, dry brush and granulation. Traditional and experimental watercolour approaches. Prosp What Will I Learn
Weekly instruction and demonstrations of approaches. Primarily through practical painting and drawing activities. Instruction and demonstration. Discussion and group presentations. Information sheets and guides accessed on CLMK Moodle. One to one guidance. Prosp How Will I Learn
You will not gain a formal qualification but you may request a Certificate of Attendance from your tutor, to be given out at the end of the course. Prosp Qualification
There are several watercolour courses on offer that you may wish to move onto. Please refer to our brochure for more information. Prosp Next Steps
You will need a device with internet access, this could be a PC, Mac, Laptop, smart/iPhone, tablet/iPad. You may wish to download the Zoom app prior to starting the course. We will send you joining instructions after you enrol. Watercolour paints, paint palette, 3 or 4 water containers, watercolour brushes, A4/3 300gm watercolour pad, masking tape, sponges, kitchen roll, a pencil and drawing paper/rubber and pencil sharpener, black fine liners or dipping pens and ink, rubbing alcohol, masking fluid, granulation fluid, masking tape, salt, white candle wax, watercolour paper - 350gm watercolour pads (15 sheets). Prosp Please Bring
11/06/2021 Format
2.00 hours per week
6 weeks