Watercolour Portraiture: Intro + Chiaroscuro
Weds March 3rd
19:00-21:00 UK Time (11AM-1PM US Pacific)
What better way to dive into the world of painting portraits than Chiaroscuro--the art of dramatically enhancing light and dark values. Designed for complete beginners and suitable as well for more advanced artists looking to take advantage of a recap and some fabulous references; in this class we'll be learning the basics of drafting portraits and using light and dark values. This class will focus on
--How to draft portraits
--Creating portraits using light and dark values
With plenty of wonderful references to work from as well as on screen, step-by-step examples, you can expect to leave this class with not only an understanding of how to draw portraits, but how to create drama in portraiture using watercolours. This is a great jumping off point into the world of watercolour portraiture.
—Red, Yellow, and Blue Watercolours
—RECOMMENDED: Yellow Ochre, Burnt Sienna, Burnt Umber, Alazarin Crimson or Pyrrol Crimson, Raw Umber, Ultramarine, Pthalo Blue
--2-3 Cups Water
--Paper Towels/Rag/ Etc... for Wiping
--Pencil and Eraser
--RECOMMENDED: Hair Dryer
To join, simply return to this page after payment and click on this link at the date and time of class.
No further information is necessary from you, and no passcode is issued as this is an open link (we operate on an honour system). In the rare event that a class is cancelled, you will be notified via e mail and refunded in full. Contact us if you encounter any difficulties