London teaching

 

NB. New dates for Watercolour and Ink at The Art Academy London (academic year 2017/18) are pencilled in….these will be during the Summer term – so that more outdoor sketching will be possible in the better weather! Details to follow or contact The Art Academy directly via the link below 🙂

Watercolour and Ink 2016/17. 

Drawing; in wet mediums and dry. A 10 week course in the Spring term on Thursdays in central London, The Art Academy, 165A, Borough High Street, Mermaid Ct, London, SE1 1HR. Look for Exploring Watercolour and Ink  D1602P36 artacademy.org.uk

We will be recording and documenting our close environment; both indoors and out, through wet and dry mediums, static and transient, and in colour and monochrome. The course will be suitable for complete beginners and those more experienced artists.

You will…

-become familiar with the unique qualities and properties of water based mediums, develop tonal awareness practically using ink, work with a limited colour palette in watercolour and develop understanding of colour values in watercolour, explore the visual elements of tone, colour, pattern, shape and space, develop a range of mark making strategies and vocabulary, use a sketchbook work inside and out (within reasonable expectations, but please dress warmly)