All fees for this workshop will be donated to support Ukraine
The sunflower is the National flower of Ukraine. All fees will be donated to support Ukraine in these dark times.
Up to now the amount of $675 was collected. Thank you for your support!
Interactive online workshop for all levels of watercolour skill.
In this workshop you will be practising the Ala Prima technique. You will create a beautiful sunflower with a dark background.
ZOOM package for online interactive workshop March 6, 2022 12 PM to 2 PM EST New York
The video tutorial based on this ZOOM class will be posted a couple of days after the workshop.
How to get access to the tutorial content
Materials that I am going to use during the workshop:
This list is only for your information, there is no need to get exactly what I am using:
Drawing paper, any type, couple sheets;
Watercolour paper, :
- Paul Rubens watercolour paper, 50% cotton, cold press, 300 gm2
- Or Arches watercolour paper, cotton, cold press or rough, 300 gm2
- Flat synthetic brush 3/4 (Escoda)
- Detail brush (Princeton, Artist’s Loft, Escoda)
Watercolour board (the board which you will tape your watercolour paper to);
Watercolour palette with a large surface for mixing pigments. Alternatively, you can use a white ceramic plate.
A Pencil 2B and Eraser (kneadable);
Two large jars for water;
Sea sponge (optional);
The list of watercolour paint for "Sunflower"
Light Yellow (Lemon Yellow, Daniel Smith)
Dark Yellow (Gamboge Yellow, Daniel Smith)
Orange (Orange transparante, Schminske)
Red (Pyrrol Scarlet, Daniel Smith)
Rust (Burn Sienna, Daniel Smith)
Brown (Burnt Umber, Daniel Smith)
Light Green (Green Gold, Daniel Smith)
Dark Green (Perylene Green, Daniel Smith or Yellow Dusk, Van Gogh)
Sky Blue (Cerulean Blue, Van Gogh)
Bright Blue (French Ultramarine, Daniel Smith)
Black Blue (Indigo, Grumbacher)
Dark Grey (Neutral Tint, Daniel Smith)
White Gouache (optional)