Friday, February 22, 2013
WINSOR & NEWTON WATERCOLOR
LECTURE & DEMO
with Christine Hanlon
Thursday evening, March 28, 2013 at 7:00pm
For artists working in watercolour, this lively and entertaining discussion looks at the history, techniques, and materials that spell success when working in this most legendary of mediums. Discover which pigments granulate, why some colours stain, and the ideal landscape colour palette. Learn the keys to color permanence and lightfastness. What mediums will help you capture texture and expression gesture? Why do we have Rough, Cold Presses and Hot Pressed papers? What colours best capture natural light? What is gouache and can I use it with my transparent watercolours? What are the three benchmarks for fine water media brushes? How do I care for my brushes and finished watercolours? These topics and any other questions you bring will be addressed, with all attendees receiving free professional samples at the conclusion!
There will be a $5 registration fee due in advance for this event
Where else can you get this amount of information for just $5.00