Discover the joys of watercolour painting through this introductory course. Suitable for beginners, this course will teach you the basics of watercolour painting including tools, techniques and terminology. Through practicals and demonstrations, you will learn about colour mixing, paint application, painting from life, colour intensity and washes, composition and drawing, and how to control the medium to achieve different effects. You will study a still life composition and leave with a your own completed watercolour painting. You will also leave with a good grasp of the watercolour painting method and the endless possibilities that lay ahead.
ABOUT JULIA TOWNSEND
Julia Townsend is a South Australian based Artist specialising in painting and drawing. She has studied art in both France and Australia, and has exhibited extensively. Julia is very passionate about creativity and self-expression, and uses painting and drawing as a means of achieving this. She has a strong sense of colour and form within her work, and a great interest in abstraction and contemporary art.
Having never done watercolour painting before, the workshop provided a relaxed and friendly space to try something different.