wk12: Figure – measuring to help you draw

Hello class,

Here is a review of measuring techniques we have been using applied to figure drawing.  These are really useful for quickly improving drawing from live.




wk11: Water Colour Techniques

Hello class,

These are the water colour techniques we tried in class (plus a few more).  You do not need expensive tools for water colour. I would recommend,   a size 8 or 10 flat and round brush plus a mop brush. Make  sure these are for water colour and not acrylic.



good summary: 7 Must-Know, Widely Used Watercolor Techniques For Beginners

Wet-on-wet: https://watercolorpainting.com/wetinwet/

glazing: http://emptyeasel.com/2014/03/10/3-essential-color-mixing-techniques-for-watercolor-painters/ or https://watercolorpainting.com/glazedwash/

lifting: http://thevirtualinstructor.com/how-to-lift-watercolor.html

scratching: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KzZVQ5ka5vI

or fun ways to create texture: https://www.craftsy.com/blog/2013/10/watercolor-texture-techniques/

wk5: Perspective Tutorial

Hello class,

Absolutely one of my favorite drawing instructors, I have taken courses with Tony O’Regan at Emily Carr. Below are a few videos of his on perspective. If you go to his website, http://toregan.com/ you will find many.

1, 2 & 3-point perspective

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Click on this links  for video:

1, 2 & 3 point overview:http://toregan.com/ecuad-persp-day-3-review-1-2-3-point-vid-1-of-8-mar-6-2016/

ellipses: http://toregan.com/ecuad-persp-day-3-review-1-2-3-point-vid-1-of-8-mar-6-2016/