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Watercolour Workshop

Tutor: Amy Alderson
Location: Evolution Arts, 2 Sillwood Terrace, Brighton BN1 2LR
Next start dates:

Sunday 2 February 2020

 Sunday 5 April 2020

Watercolour has many aspects. It can be used to make preliminary sketches before creating a major painting, for instance. Discover the power of watercolour with step by step and exploratory approaches. Learn from studying the masters as well as still life and landscape. Traditional and contemporary approaches will be used. Such as, wet on wet and dry brush techniques, colour theory as well as some drawing techniques. Suitable for all levels. These workshops can be booked individually or together if you wish to continue your work in more depth.

About the tutor

Amy Alderson is a freelance artist with her own company providing art for film, media, galleries, art spaces and by commission.  She studied art at Hampstead School of Art and St Martins College London and gained a BA Hons in Visual Arts and Dance at the University of Brighton.  She has a strong working knowledge of teaching gained from current role as a further education art teacher and from previous positions including tutoring at Sussex Downs College.  Her commissions include the British Museum, key artist on award winning film, Peter, Praslin Pictures; galleries include the ICA the Naked Eye Gallery and In-house Artist at the Brighton Artists Gallery.

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Watercolour Workshop

Please bring the following equipment with you:

Set of watercolour paints- make sure it has red, blue, yellow, white and an earth tone. A selection of two or more soft hair brushes- ideally a round head, large flat head and a filbert.    A pad of mixed media or watercolour paper. There may be some small extra costs for practising on paper or using other materials.