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Watercolour Workshop with Jeremy Ford

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34 Byram Arcade

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Huddersfield

HD1 1ND

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This step-by-step watercolour workshop is for people of all abilities.

Applying masking fluid initially after the drawing stage, we'll then cover wet-on-wet techniques, wet-on-dry, and dry-on-dry ways of working. Colour-mixing, and colour and tonal contrasts throughout the painting is given by this demonstration, as well as overcoming common mistakes and problem-solving in watercolour.

With over thirty years of teaching experience Jeremy is well qualified to help you to learn and enjoy painting in a friendly, informal atmosphere.

Materials Required:
Colours we will use are:
Winsor Blue Green Shade or Phthalocyanine Blue (often abbreviated to Phthalo Blue) or Tropical Phthalo Blue, or Monestial Blue, or Intense Blue.
Ultramarine.
Burnt Sienna.
Cadmium Yellow.
Cadmium Red Light, or Cadmium Red Pale, or Vermillion, or Cadmium Red.
A good size palette with plenty of spacious wells.
An assortment of watercolour brushes such as a 10, 8, 6 (or 5) 3, 1.
A synthetic flat brush, (half-inch or less) and a large brush such as a hake or a mop for applying water.
Masking tape
200lb weight Bockingford paper

Materials Provided

Calder Art will provide the following materials for the workshop:

1 x Table Top Easel

1 x 13 x 17 12mm Warp resistant MDF Board

1 x Paint Pot

1 x Palette or Plate

Limited sundry products are also available.

Refreshments are available all day (tea, coffee, biscuits) and there will be a lunch break of approximately one hour. You can bring your own lunch and food is available to purchase on the day through the Blue Rooms Cafe. They serve both hot and cold meals and offer a 20% discount to everyone attending the event. Orders will be taken at the start of the day.

Please note the Blue Rooms is closed for classes run on Sunday's although there are plenty of alternatives in the town centre.

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Minimum numbers apply for courses to run. Payment is due in full at the time of booking., either through the shop or online.Full refunds will be given if the courses cannot take place. If you cannot make the classes for any reason full refunds will be given up to 48 hours before.
You can book by calling us on our telephone number 01484422991 or in store.We also have an online booking option through our Facebook site: Calder Graphics. This will also give you a breakdown of details of the class and times to attend.If you have any issues booking online please give the shop a call and we will endeavour to sort this out over the phone.
Please bear with us while we develop our new website where a new booking method will also be available with details of all our classes.
Own materials will be required and a list of materials needed will be given on booking a workshop. Some classes will include materials provided which will be indicated.
The nearest car park available to the venue is the multistorey next to Huddersfield bus station. All details are found on the link below. The cost of the car park is £2.00 for 3 hours (all levels) or £4.00 for 10 hours (upper two levels only
http://en.parkopedia.co.uk/parking/carpark/bus_station/hd1/huddersfield/

Our venue is also a 2 minute walk from both the main bus and train stations

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