Introduction to Watercolour | Canterbury Library The Beaney

Introduction to Watercolour at Canterbury Library The Beaney

Introduction to Watercolour at Canterbury Library The Beaney

Price: £37.00 Starts: 14/09/2019 Time: 09:45 - 12:45
Tutor: Liam Russell Thompson Ends: 14/09/2019 Location: Canterbury Library The Beaney
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: SAT Duration: 1 weeks

About this course

The course will introduce you to painting with watercolour. You will learn to use various watercolour techniques, e.g. wet into wet, wet on dry, lifting out, composition and basic colour and perspective theories as you create a painting to take home. The course is designed as a taster for the longer course 'Watercolour- Beginners' this term with this tutor.

By the end of the course, you should be able to:

- work with basic composition
- mix colours using basic colour theory
- use a range of watercolour painting techniques
- use basic perspective theories


There is limited parking on site, but there is a public car park nearby and on-street parking.

How will I be taught?

There will be individual and group tuition and feedback.

What do I need to bring with me?

All materials will be provided. If you already have some materials/equipment that might be appropriate that you would like to use, please bring them with you.

What can I do next?

A further beginners course in this medium.

What do I need to join the course

Beginners who would either like to try watercolour.

About the Tutor: Liam Russell Thompson

Liam Thompson studied at Chelsea School of Art and the City and Guilds of London Art School. A frequent exhibitor at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition over three decades, he won the Royal Watercolour Society Young Watercolourist award and the travel award. He has exhibited in Belfast, Dublin, Glasgow, Edinburgh and the London Societies. Paintings are in the National Trust South East region and Northern Ireland region collections, and the Ulster Television collection. Prints and paintings are in private collections in many countries around the world. Liam is a figurative artist who paints mainly in oils and watercolour. He has taught adults for over twenty years.

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Getting there

Canterbury Library The Beaney
18 High Street
Canterbury
Canterbury
Kent
CT1 2RA


If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code CAN/79986/H/NC.
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