Spillane Studio of Fine Arts
Workshops: Workshop Archives
Florals with Coloured Pencils -- Southampton Art School
Location: Southampton Art School
Box 115 High Street, Southampton, Ontario
Date: July 31 & August 1 2017
Length: 2 days
Hours: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm with 1 hour for lunch
To register contact Darlene McConnachie, Art School Director
Or Michael Spillane: 905-891-8422
Florals with Coloured Pencils
This workshop will show students how to produce stunning effects in coloured pencil botanical work, equal to that of watercolour painting. Easy to use and convenient to store and replace, coloured pencils can be used alone or combined with graphite. Techniques such as burnishing and layering, along with accurate colour matching, tonal rendering and composition will help students to master this rewarding medium. A step-by-step floral portrait will be the focus of the workshop.
Day one: The first day of the workshop will focus on developing the drawing for the floral portrait and exploring the various techniques used in coloured pencil drawing.
Day two: The second day will continue in the development process working to complete a brilliant floral portrait using coloured pencils.
See below for supply list and flyer.