Watercolour Botanicals with Linda Hillier

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Artist's statement:

"With many years of teaching experience, I am energized by the sharing of knowledge and skills and seeing each person's unique artistic development."

Join Linda is this challenging and fun five week watercolour class, painting botanical subjects of your choosing.

Course Outline: 

Learn to appreciate the elements of design and composition to complete a fully rendered line drawing of your botanical subject.

Understand the basics of colour theory.  Develop a working palette, create a wide range of neutral colours and experiment with colour matching before adding pigment to your drawing.

Explore ‘wet on wet’ and other watercolour techniques to create interesting textural effects.  Develop highlights and contrast to expand the dimensions of your image.  

Finally, learn how to incorporate the background into your composition to complete the work.

Watercolour Botanicals Supply List

Dates: Tuesday, January 7th - February 4th, 2020 (five weeks).

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Place: Kanata Art Club, March Central Community Centre, 630 Cameron Harvey Drive, Kanata

Cost: $100.00 for KAC members, $120.00 for non-members

 

Registration: opens for KAC members on December 6th. Open to non-members on December 18th.

Registration is limited and offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Fees must be paid in full at the time of registration.

The Kanata Art Club reserves the right to cancel a class where there is insufficient registration.  You will be notified and issued a cheque for a full refund.

To withdraw prior to the start date, please contact: registrar@kac1.ca   A cheque for a full refund less an administrative fee of $15.00 will be issued if a written request is received no less than 48 hours prior to the first class.  There will be no refund issued beyond that date.