25 May 2024 Australian Bird Series: Magpie in Watercolour with Lesley Wallington
Learn how to paint a magpie with experienced artist and tutor Lesley Wallington!
- Date: 25 May 2024
- Days/Times: Saturday 9.30-4.30pm
- Venue: Workspace A, M16 Artspace, 21 Blaxland Crescent, Griffith
About the workshop:
During this special one-day workshop you will have an opportunity to understand the magpie's character and anatomy, develop your use of pencil techniques for quick sketches and transfer of a drawing. You will also learn basic watercolour techniques, colour mixing, as well as how to create light and shade with transparent layering. By the end of the day you will create a completed beautiful magpie artwork!
About the tutor:
Lesley Wallington is a professional award-winning artist and tutor with more than 20 years’ experience. Her journey in water based media through studies at the ANU with Noel Ford has resulted in innovative approaches to her painting with competency across a range of mediums. As a teacher Lesley combines theory and technical advice with straightforward practical instruction on working with watercolour, gouache, pencil, ink and collage. With an in depth knowledge of her medium and extensive experience teaching all age groups and levels, Lesley has the ability to inspire and direct a class while encouraging the unique style of individual students.
Suitable for beginners and intermediate level students.