Antonio Giacomin – Light and shadow in watercolour – (23-08-2016)
Giacomin, in love with the light and shadow and driven by a passion to paint with this means, search in nature and unlikely things the sense of humor to turn ordinary items into works of art.
Aimed at all interested in painting watercolor, students will find this course, the techniques and methods required for a complete understanding of this environment, encourage students to create their own works.
Will be covered in this course, the importance of drawing and sketches in watercolor, composition and basic perspective, simplifying what you see, the use of color and how to use a palette of pigments, light and shadow, the importance of white on paper, as capture the essence outdoors, how to overcome anxiety and speed of our goal, working art with passion and have the same part of our daily lives, transforming them into moments of relaxation and pleasure.
The artist will perform two to three paintings a day and some exercises in the morning and afternoon (approx. ¼ and ½ sheet) and will follow up with all participants.
The topics will be from landscapes, the artist takes as a sample, as well as general elements captured on-site course.
MATERIALS LIST :
Cerulean blue, Cobalt Blue, Ultramarine Blue, Prussian Blue (Winsor blue), Payne’s Grey (neutral tint), Hooker’s Green or (sap green, viridian), Cobalt Turquoise, Burnt Umber, Burnt Sienna, Alizarin Crimson, Cadmium Red (scarlet lake), Cadmium orange, Raw Sienna, Raw umber, Yellow Ochre, Cadmium Yellow, pigments and others who want to take.
big round mop and round pointed brushes, squirrel and sable or Synthetic or medium sable rigger.
The artist will perform two to three paintings a day and some exercises in the morning and afternoon (approx. ¼ and ½ sheet)
Sketch pad to small studies, masking tape, polycarbonate or similar to attach the leaf, pencil or pencil with graphite 4B pot for water, rags or paper towels. And Much disposition and passion for art!
This is a guideline only, as there maybe factors outside our control which can easily force changes to be made.
Tuesday 23th August;
Wednesday 24th August;
Get to know each other. Morning usually begins in the studio with an introduction to the course, presentation of your free art pack and a discussion about the materials you will be using. Followed by a demonstration showing the process Antonio uses to produce his paintings.
After lunch each student decides on a location within the gardens to make a sketch ready for a painting of their choice.
Thursday 25th August;
After breakfast a mornings trip out to Denia, lunch at a local restaurant, we will continue our session after lunch before returning to Las Orquideas.
Friday 26th August;
Today we stay close to home, to paint at one of the many wonderful locations within a short drive of Las Orquideas. The afternoon session is spent in the gardens and/or the studio.
Saturday 27th August;
A full day trip, either to Valencia city or Bocairent. Painting in the morning, which is continued after lunch or we spend the afternoon sightseeing.
Bocairent Photos Gallery
Bocairent - Valencia
Watercolor in Bocairent - Dalvaro Art CoursesBeautiful viewpoints where you can enjoy drawing and painting. Clean and fresh air, relax listening to the sound of nature. Off ... Enjoy.
Valencia Photos Gallery
Sunday 28th August;