Spithurst Road, Barcombe, East Sussex, BN8 5EB, UK. Tel: 01273 400606
In this course each person will create their own reference scrapbook that will remind you about all you have learnt over the 2 days.
We will use the scrapbook for annotated examples of mixed colours and colour theory.
You can then add to your scrapbook as you progress over time.
What is covered
We will look at and understand
The colour wheel
Colour contrast and energy
The effect of different papers; hot pressed and not hot pressed and absorbant
Desaturation of strong colours
Useful mixing colours such as burnt umber
We will learn to mix a range of soft greys and natural tones as well as other colours such as mauve that can't be bought.
We will understand why colour mixing can fail.
We will look at famous artists and their use of colour and why it works and the purpose of different colous within a painting.
All materials and scrapbook are provided.
Saturday and Sunday the 27th and 28th April 2019
Wednesday and Thursday the 24th and 25th July 2019