This is an introduction to watercolor painting focusing on the use of the transparent medium to explore both abstract and realistic subjects.
Participants will learn tips for mixing paint and handling brushes, basic wash techniques, and capturing the effects of light. The topics covered will include negative painting, basic color tips, painting from still life, and using photographs as sources for cityscape and landscape subjects.
Please note: VCUQatar reserves the right to cancel classes for which not enough participants are registered. Already paid fees will be refunded.
Please do not purchase materials until VCUQatar has sent final course confirmation.
On occasions, there may be some more materials to be bought and brought in if and when advised by the instructor.
Most of the materials are available from any art supply shop, for example:
Ju has had experience in watercolor painting, drawing, oil painting, and fashion illustration for many years. Recently, she worked for the Hazawi project by Doha Film Institute, and she has been painting seascapes around Qatar. Ju has various teaching experiences around the world as an artist, designer, and applied scientist.