Mastering and Mixing Colour

Sunday 24 November 2019


The aim of this class is to teach you understand colour and how to mix colour when painting. You will learn how to identify colour and how to replicate it by mixing paint, learning how to create shade and light in a painting.

During the day they will perform several colour mixing exercises that help you to understand how colours behave on their own or when mixed while adjusting hue, value and chroma.

All practice in the class is done using oils however the theory and approach applies for other media including acrylics and watercolour.

No turpentine is used in the class.

These exercises will include preparation of own colour wheels, value studies, local colour matching and painting from life. There will also be a short introduction about pigments and other painting materials.

During the second part of the day you will focus on other practical exercises where you apply what you learned earlier into a small painting.

Level: Suitable for beginners and intermediates. Colour theory is applicable to all painting mediums including acrylics and watercolour

Supplied: All painting materials including standing and seated easels.

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