• Intermediate-Advanced
  • Painting

This course will integrate the use of acrylic emulsions such as Matte Medium, Molding Paste, and Gesso with traditional water media such as watercolour paint, gouache and ink in new and unusual ways. Working towards enlarging the scale of our pictures we will also utilize some of the many exciting contemporary compositional strategies available to the water media artist seeking to update their working habits. This course will include instructor demonstrations, student investigations and scheduled group discussions. Those artists whose works concentrate in part or in whole on Water Media will be also be introduced.

Tuition: $460 | Materials fee: $35 | Total: $495

* This course is not currently open for registration

What you will learn

  • Investigate ways in which to change to surface of traditional Watercolour paper using Acrylic Matte Medium, Gesso and Molding paste
  • This will open up exciting new possibilities for traditional watermedia such as Watercolour and Gouache.
  • Look at working on full scale sheets of Watercolour Paper
  • Introduce contemporary compositional strategies