Current news and class information for Southgate Watercolour Art Group
The watercolour group meet usually meet at the Southgate Community Centre each Thursday morning to paint and exchange pleasantries. They're a friendly bunch.
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The classes for the term starting 21st September are going to be based on the following (or that's the plan at the start of the term):
Week 1: Autumn still life
Week 2: Individual autumn still life studies using flat brushes
Week 3: Flowers, berries and leaves using large brushes
Week 4: Studies of large leaves on large paper, adding drawings, using inks etc.
Week 5: Square formats - subject of your choice
Week 6: Square format - Black and white, strong contrasts
Week 7: Layers and shapes and subtle abstracts. Look back at your old paintings or pictures upside down as a starting point
Week 8, 9 and 10: Choose a favourite theme to work on for the last 3 weeks, a portrait, photo, object or anything that inspires you. Prepare an interesting background in advance for week 8. Cutouts and colour and more will be the aim for weeks 9 and 10.
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