Make a gorgeous feather-themed artwork in this one-day workshop. With lots of support and guidance from artist and illustrator Ella Johnston, the workshop will encourage you to have fun with watercolour. You will discover the wonder of washes, layering and colour mixing. The session will also explore ways of creating tone and texture with pencil and pigment ink pen giving you the chance to practice tried and tested drawing techniques with lots of one to one attention.
Working from life (a collection of beautiful delicate loose feathers gathered over the years by Ella) and visual references also supplied by Ella, the artist will give you quick drawing demo and get you to warm up with a simple feather pencil sketches. You will then devote the rest of the day to creating a beautiful feather artwork in watercolour and pigment ink pens.