'Poppy Seed Heads' with Nicky Hunter - 29th October 2020
Poppy Seed Heads
Create a beautiful watercolour painting using rich tonal variations and texture to capture the unique character of poppy seed head, experiment with scale from tiny and precious to bold and majestic.
Please bring your regular water colour kit
Paints - tubes or pans - reasonable quality please
Cotman or Windsor & Newton are good brands in tubes, White Knights are good in a set of pans there are so many brands that are good so bring what you have but please avoid beginner sets or Acadamy or Student quality)
Paper - Not or Rough texture 1/4 imperial / A3 size or larger unless stated otherwise
(stretched on an A3 board if possible and some extra sheets for practice)
Brushes - small medium & large round or mop style
(I prefer Sable or Squirrel hair but good quality soft synthetic are OK)
a rigger brush ( small and thin) and a wash brush are also helpful too
Other basic essentials: pencil, rubber, kitchen roll
Other handy items: Small spray bottle,
Basic essentials will be provided such as water pots and palates but do bring your own if you wish.
General watercolour kit and Rough or Not texture watercolour paper needed (which can be purchased £1.50 per sheet in class).