Oxford Summer School

Paint a Hare in Watercolours

Saturday 5th August 2023 for 1 day — Cost: £52

Tutor: Richard Box

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If you, like so many others, have a fascination for hares, then here is an opportunity for you to learn how to paint one in just one day. You will follow a particular system of painting in watercolours which Richard will explain and demonstrate step-by-step and stage by stage. There will be instructions about how to achieve certain effects by mixing and layering the watercolours. Follow his system and you will be amazed by your achievement.

This course is suitable for all levels: from beginners to advanced.

Please Bring

  • A watercolour paint box which includes the following colours: Lemon Yellow, Cadmium Yellow, Cadmium Red / Scarlet, Alizarin Crimson, Ultramarine Blue and Cerulean Blue.
    This following make is excellent, has all the colours, can be brought on-line and is reasonably priced:
    Winsor & Newton Cotman Sketchers Pocket Box Watercolour Paint 12 Half Pans,
  • A tube of white gouache paint
  • Two good quality paint brushes: sizes three and eight approximately. Pro Arte round brushes are excellent. A set of five can be bought online at a reasonable price. Pro Arte Professional Artist Academy Paint Brushes (Set of 5).
  • You will also need two water pots, a paint palette with at least six indentations and some tissues.

Richard will have stretched watercolour paper on drawing boards in advance of the course, especially for you.