Introduction to Watercolours
Have you ever thought of painting with watercolours but don’t know what to do? Then this is the course for you. Aimed at complete beginners, I start with all the basics so that you can paint with confidence. Passing on some of the tricks of the trade I will show you what materials are available, what is a good buy and what is not, how the materials work then with practical demonstrations and exercises show you how to do all the basic washes; flat, graded and variegated, how to correct mistakes, how to build up a simple picture and by the end of the course you will be able to handle your materials with a lot of confidence as well as having produced finished paintings. There will be an additional cost of £10 for materials payable to the tutor on arrival.
Tutor: Jane Beech
Dinner Friday 3 – Lunch Sunday 5 April
Fees (£): 395 338 338 226
Jo Sercombe is a music graduate from Southampton University and Goldsmith’s University, London. She works in Bath and nationally as a vocalist, Musical Director and workshop leader and is particularly keen to make singing accessible to all, regardless of skill or experience. She travels the country working with adult singing groups, community choirs, schools and colleges, businesses and leisure-time learning institutions and has even taken to singing upon the high seas, working with world cruise passengers sailing round the Far East and the Caribbean! Closer to home, she founded and directs the Bath Community Gospel Choir, is a lecturer in Choral Voice Work for Actors at Bath Spa University and gigs regularly as a jazz singer. Jo enjoys her role as President of the Priston Music Festival and has recently become the Gospel Workshop specialist for The Ambassador Theatre Group in London’s West End.