Watercolour course with Pierre Tougas
4 weeks, on Tuesdays, from 9 AM to 4 PM, Oct. 8 to 29
The renowned artist Pierre Tougas offers you a unique watercolour course that will allow you to develop projects with different themes. You will see the artist at work in the demo at the beginning of each theme. During this intensive course, you will be able to make two paintings according to the chosen themes.
Pierre Tougas: Works and artistic statement
How to capture the beauty of autumn light and its chromatic harmonies
Schedule of classes
Oct 8, 9 am to noon: Demonstration How to capture the autumn light
Oct 8, 1 pm to 4 pm: Drawing of students
Oct. 15, 9am to 4pm: Supervision of student work
Oct. 22, 9 am to noon: Demonstration Successful harmony of autumn colors in a still-life
Oct 22, 1 pm to 4 pm: Student drawing
Oct. 29, 9am to 4pm: Supervision of student work
12 colours: cobalt blue, cerulean blue, ultramarine blue, hookers green, winsor green, scarlet lake, permanent rose, permanent magenta, new gamboge, raw sienna, raw umber, burnt sienna, white poster paint (optional)
Accessories: White plastic palette, wood panel (for attaching the watercolour paper), masking tape (1 in), HB pencil with sharpener, eraser, ruler, masking liquid (Pebeo), water sparyer, kleenex, detergent for washing brushes.
11 brushes: round #1, 3, 6 and 8; Flat ½in, 1in, 2in; Rigger #1; Fan ½in, 1in, 2in; tooth brush
Paper: Arches 300lbs coldpress or 'grain torchon'