Each Workshop has a specific theme, and
Janet demonstrates each technique in an easy to follow, step by
step process, for beginners through to advanced students.
Please email Janet with your booking
|Fungi in Colour Pencil|
Four day workshop.
This four day workshop we
will draw one main image of a toadstool and the undergrowth over the
four days. Each morning we will do a study of deffernt types of
fungi, trasparent, textured, brightly coloured etc. On Tuesday we have
a longer session over drinks and
nibbles with a discussion session and followed by a dinner.
Irisdescent Feathers in Colour Pencil.
We'll learn to create that luminous glow of iridescent feather so a Hummingbird or a Sunbird.
How to create a drawing from a 'blurry' image, which shows the pose but no detail and how to use other photos and reference books to add details.
Leaf litter in Graphite.
Creating the 3D look of lots of debris, leaves, sticks for a background for our birds and insects, using graphite.
Transparent Wings in Colour Pencil.
Creating that 'see through' look of wings, showing the background through them as well as giving a 'solid feel' to the wing, ie a dragonfly wing.
Landscape in Miniature in Colour Pencil.
Drawing within the confines of 12cm x 8cm is a challenge, we will draw a full colour landscape. You can supply your own landscape image or create the one of Uluru that I will supply.
Willy Wagtail in Graphite.
Learn to give roundness and detail as well as expressive pose to this bird in graphite.
Gum Nuts in Colour Pencil.
We'll do a full colour study of brightly coloured gum nuts and leaves. Lots of detail and roundness.
Eagle in Flight in Colour Pencil.
Learn to capture the Raptor look as well as the tension and fragility of their wings in flight.
Cost is $100 per workshop
For more info, contact Janet.
|DVD's by Janet M - descriptions.|
Janet has filmed some DVD's of her colour pencil techniques which are available for purchase.
Colour Pencil techniques- which shows Janet's techniques and a demonstration of a Flowering Gum.
Eyes- Janet demonstrates all different coloured eyes which should cover most animals and birds.
Fur- Janet demonstrates a wide range of different fur, long, short, curly, wet and more.
Symphony of Green things - Janet shows seven different types of green and how to create them, including demonstrations of each green.
Shiny Things - Janet shows six different subjects and how to create the sheen and shine on them, including a patent leather shoe, bronze picture frame, silvery tap, water droplets and more.
Water and Reflections - Janet demonstrates different colours of water, rippled water and a rippled reflection.
Graphite- Janet shows the many different techniques for creating different effects with graphite, including using blenders and erasers.
Folds,wrinkles and creases - Each of these effects has a different 'formula' to achieve them easily.
Watercolour pencil techniques - How to apply the watercolour pencils to create different effects, from smooth to textured, from soft to detailed.
Drawing-Quickly and Accurately - Draw up your artwork at any size, quickly and easily. This shows many different tecniques to draw your image.
Posing birds feet - Learn how bird feet work and how to change their position and add in detail.
Eyes -with expression - Learn how different eyes work, then how to change your references to create any expression.
Lace and Scuptured material - Learn to draw the different materials, including Satin, knitted, Velvet etc.
Sunbird and Nest - Learn to draw the beautiful brightly coloured bird in colour pencil and weave the nest in graphite.
Butterflies, Bees, Ants and Beetles - Learn to draw each insect, how to pose them, how to colour them.
Watercolour and Colour pencil - How to combine the two mediums, many different techniques and effects shown.
Colour pencil on Coloured Paper - How to create your drawing with a range of different coloured papers, from Black through to pale sandy colour.
Faces - Steps through the many different varieties of skin colour, eyes, mouths, hair. This gives the basics for any portrait you may wish to draw.
Composition and Design- Booklet, In this booklet Janet explains several different forms of composition to use as well as explaining the step by step process she uses to design her artwork.
Water reflections for artists Booklet - Janet has made the science of how reflections work easy to follow and understand, perfect for artists.
Please email Janet with your booking
|Workshops at Artworx Geelong
Beginners to advanced students welcome
For Bookings contact Artworx,+61 3 5229 4677 www.artworxgeelong.com.au ,
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