Painting Leaves Workshop - Wednesday 1st June, 10am-4pm
Wednesday 1st June 10am-4pm
Where: 410A Station Street, Thornbury 3071.
In this workshop Jessie will guide you through her step-by-step process to create your own botanical painting of a leaf, working from a printed photo, while learning about watercolour techniques and observing form with grey pencils.
You will gain an understanding in:
- Tips on when referencing a printed photo
- Using masking fluid and how to achieve thin veins
- How to trace your drawing onto watercolour paper from a photograph
- Understanding light, shade and form
- Basic colour theory
- Matching and mixing the correct colour
- Watercolour techniques including wet-in-wet, blending, dry brush and lifting off
- An appreciation for the minutiae of nature!
No experience necessary, this workshop welcomes beginners as well as those with any experience in drawing or painting. It will be a small and intimate workshop with only 6 spots available.
Just bring yourself and a notebook if you'd like to take notes. All art materials provided as well as a complimentary lunch from Little Tienda Cafe! I'll book us a table and we'll order off their menu. If you'd prefer to bring your own food please just let me know. Coffee, tea and other drinks from the cafe will be additional with 10% discount.
Please select 'Workshop Bookings' for the postage option (as it won't add any postage fee).
In accordance with government requirements, all students must be double vaccinated to attend this workshop. You will be required to show proof of vaccination when you check in. Refunds will not be issued if you are unable to prove vaccination status on arrival.
If the Government requires our studios to remain closed at the time of your session, we will issue you a full refund (or credit voucher valid for three years, if you prefer).
If you need to withdraw from a private lesson or workshop, 7 days notice is required prior to the class for a full refund, minus booking fees.
Less than 7 days notice entitles a 50% refund only.
No refunds or credit notes will be issued for withdrawals with less than 24 hour notice is given.
Jessie Rose Ford reserves the right to cancel any scheduled course. In the event of a cancellation, students will be notified 7 working days before the scheduled start date and full refunds will be provided. Classes are subject to sufficient enrolment numbers.