Studio Course: INTRODUCTION TO COLOUR PENCIL From 5 February - 12 March 2021 - Beginners
Learn all about colour pencil as a medium for nature-inspired art!
About the tutor:
Annette Dahler is an established artist based in Canberra who has a passion for nature-inspired art and a depth of expertise with the use of colour pencils for natural history art.
About the workshop:
Not sure where to begin with creating your own colour pencil drawing? This course will cover the basics of colour pencil drawing, getting familiar with colour pencil types and equipment choices. The course includes colour theory, learning how to mix and blend colours and create a range of textures. You will complete a series of artworks with different techniques to build familiarity and confidence with the colour pencil medium. Students can work at their own pace and preference - either your choice of project or completion of exercises covering different techniques.
- Knowledge of materials and equipment used with colour pencil drawings.
- From beginning to end - discussing the steps from concept to finished drawing.
- Knowledge of basic colour pencil techniques - colour layering, colour blending, colour mixing and pencil marks.
- Demonstrated understanding of how to approach and develop colour pencil drawings.
Suitable for all students from beginners through to intermediate students who wish to develop their colour pencil drawing skills. A materials list will be provided prior to the start of the first class.
Note: Hand hygiene and social distancing rules will apply throughout the course. Class size is limited to 13 students. Students are requested to bring their own drinks and snacks. NatureArt Lab is monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely and reserves the right to change this class to reschedule if required at the time. This course will also be offered again in Term Two.
Dates: 5 February - 12 March 2021 (6 sessions x 3 hours)
Days/Times: Fridays 1.30pm - 4.30pm
Format: NatureArt Lab Studio, M16 Artspace, 21 Blaxland Crescent, Griffith
Please contact us if you have any questions at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Images: Sturt's Desert Pea and Onion Drawing - Colour pencil artwork by Annette Dahler