This course will inspire your creativity and develop your understanding of the intricacies of watercolour painting. Special focus on compositional elements and techniques in the medium. Individual style is encouraged with lots of one-on-one instruction. Hosted in a bright and spacious space, specific lessons will be discussed in the first session. All levels welcome.
Supplies required: #10 or #12 sized soft bulb brush for watercolour; medium-sized white palette; water jar; watercolour paper (3 sheets of 22x28) or watercolour block of paper (16x20); watercolour paints (suggested colours include gamboge, burnt sienna, raw sienna, alizarin crimson, scarlet lake, viridian, ultramarine blue and pthalo blue)
Instructor: Laurie Hemmings, OWS, Laurie has painted in watercolour for 35 years and has taught art to the local Ottawa community for 30 years. She is winner of President's-, Juror's-, and Public Choice-awards at juried exhibits with the Ottawa Watercolour Society and ArtEast. Laurie was represented by Galerie d'Art Nicholas Art Gallery from 1982 to 1997. Today she enjoys painting rural landscape and animal subject matter. Her most recently completed project was a study of canines titled, 'Year of the Dog'.
September 22 to November 10, 2018
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Manor Park Community Centre - 100 Thornwood Road