Painting Fall Trees with Crystal Beshara

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Wallack's Art Supplies

231 Bank Street

Ottawa, ON K2P 1W9

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Let International Art Instructor Crystal Beshara teach you her trade secrets to painting believable colourful fall foliage!

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Let International Art Instructor Crystal Beshara teach you her trade secrets to painting believable colourful fall foliage without turning your painting into mud! Create realistic texture and fresh results!

Subjects include: Overlapping trees, distant tree lines, soft edges, crisp edges, colour theory, fan brush and sponge work. Includes reference images

*SOME or NO PREVIOUS WATERCOLOUR EXPERIENCE IS NEEDED

Bring your own supplies :

1. PAPER: 4 sheets aprox. 9x12 of 140lb Cold Press 100% Artist quality rag paper ie:

Arches 2. A few cheap or scrap test strips of watercolour paper

TOOLS:

• Small 1” fan brush (synthetic/ taklon / nylon or sable blend is fine NOT hogs hair)

• 1” Flat brush

• #3 Round, #8 Round (bring more if you have them)

• #1 OR #2 liner or rigger

• Small, fluffy Natural sea sponge (the more scraggly and “irregular” the better...)

• Support board for the paper (like masonite, gatorboard or plexi)

• 1” masking tape

• 2H pencil plus sharpener & eraser

• palette with AMPLE mixing space with the following colours already squeezed out in the wells.

• You’ll want a palette that has at least enough mixing room for 6 large pools of paint, so feel free to bring margarine lids or whatever to supplement.

• Paper towel

• Box is tissue

PAINT: TUBE Colours needed IT IS IMPORTANT to have these already squeezed out into your palette wells. Not during valuable class time:

1. Gamboge or Cadmium Yellow medium

2. Hansa Yellow or Lemon Yellow

3. Hookers Green Dark

4. Sap Green

5. Violet (like dioxazine or winsor violet * must be more grape colours...ie: not too pink)

6. Ultramarine Blue

7. Burnt Umber

8. Burnt Sienna

9. Raw Sienna

10. Perm Red

11. Alizarin Crimson

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Wallack's Art Supplies

231 Bank Street

Ottawa, ON K2P 1W9

Canada

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