Landscape and Coastal scenes in watercolour: Seeing, interpreting & painting

The Sandpiper Studio, Foxes Farm, Badgers Rake Lane, Ledsham, South Wirral CH66 8PF
25/03/2022 - 26/03/2022

‘Landscape and coastal scenes in watercolour: Seeing, interpreting & painting’

Day 1: A coastal scene
Day 2: A landscape scene

This is a two day workshop, but can be booked as just one of the days independently.

On each day Jem will explain his process of ‘seeing, interpreting and then painting in watercolour’.
The day will begin with a look at examples of paintings and references to make some important points regarding observation, interpretation and what helps to make successful paintings.
This will be followed by a full demonstration painting with explanation of the whole process, materials and techniques.
Students will then, under guidance, develop either a Coastal or Landscape subject into a painting of their own.
A selection of subject references will be provided in case painters wish to use those, OR they can work from their own.
For the latter, students should bring a range to choose from with Jem’s assistance. Good subject selection is paramount if you are to produce a successful painting from it. As a very basic guide, references should have depth (from foreground to distance) and a focal point (or points).
A recommended materials list will be provided in advance of the workshop.

For bookings, please contact Julie at The Sandpiper Studio on: info@thesandpiperstudio.co.uk

Telephone: 07788 412 480

If you would like further information about the workshop content or suitability for you, please contact Jem directly.

Cost: £80 per day
Type: Non-residential
Status: Places Available

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E: contact@jembowdenwatercolour.co.uk
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