3/28/2020 – 3/28/2020

Cape Breton Centre for Craft and Design
Charlotte St.
Sydney, NS, (Outside USA) B1P 6T7
Cape Breton Island, NS

Tammy MacDonald

One-Day Beginning Watercolour Workshop With Christopher Gorey

*One day workshop geared for the beginner and intermediate student. Saturday 9:00 AM- 3:30 PM

Saturday Morning 9:00 am – 11:30 am

* Topics covered will be Methods and Materials used in watercolour painting; water to pigment ratios; Basic Watercolour techniques; Limited palette painting followed by a paint along with Mr. Gorey.

* Saturday morning. A discussion of watercolour materials: basic techniques i.e.; flat wash, wet on wet, lifting, scratching out etc.  Mr. Gorey will have the students follow him along as he goes over these procedures.

Lunch Break 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Saturday Afternoon 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm 

Students will do a three colour landscape “Paint Along” with Mr. Gorey. All of the basic techniques learned in the morning session will be applied in the practical application of this landscape painting. The workshop will wrap up with a basic constructive group critique as to what was learned, positive points and areas in need of improvement and how to achieve them.

Call or email Cape Breton Cte for Craft and Design for enrollment information and a full list of  materials.