Beginner Charcoal Workshop with Bev in Knysna (27 January 2024)

A guided hands on charcoal workshop focused application through the various tones to the deepest dark and lifting out the light. You’ll learn basic observation of your subject as well as tones and light to make it pop.

What attendees will learn:

In this class you will learn the exciting and forgiving ways of charcoal. We will discuss and practice different ways of applying the charcoal to achieve the various tones and layering from the lightest to the deepest darks required. You will learn to lift out the lights and deepen the darks to make your piece stand out.

Date: Saturday, 27 Jan – 2024
Time: 9:30 – 13:30 (4 hours)

Place: The Deckle Edge @ Cnr Clyde Street & Waterfront Drive, Knysna
Workshops space limited booking essential

Materials supplied by facilitator:

  • A piece of Willow charcoal stick & Faber Castell compressed charcoal
  • 2 x A3 Primeart newsprint for practice
  • 2 x A4 160g Canson XL Dessin or Fabriano Start Drawing 160g paper
  • 1 x A5 250g Fabriano Bristol paper
  • A piece of Faber Castell or Cretacolor kneadable eraser
  • Cottonwool
  • 1 x Derwent blanding stump
  • A piece of Faber Castell hard eraser
  • 1 x A5 Vellum paper
  • A small piece of sandpaper
  • Some fixative spray (Ghiant)
  • A black & white copy of a sparrow as our learning subject

* Each attendee will get a 10% Deckle shopping coupon to use on the day.

Recommended materials to bring or purchase in-store;

  • Apron
  • 30cm ruler
  • Notebook & pen to make notes
  • Old paintbrush about a size 10

Recommended age: All welcome from 16 years and up.

About the facilitatior:

Bev Barends is a self taught artist working from her home studio in Plettenberg Bay. She specialises in charcoal and graphite. Bev works mainly on commissions and teaching workshops. She’s passionate about teaching people to draw and find their unique style to start their art journey.

If you need to cancel your workshop booking, please let us know by 11 a.m the weekday before the workshop. To help us support the facilitator, late cancellations will not be refunded. A credit for future events could be granted at our discretion.

R850.00

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Product Description

A guided hands on charcoal workshop focused application through the various tones to the deepest dark and lifting out the light. You’ll learn basic observation of your subject as well as tones and light to make it pop.

What attendees will learn:

In this class you will learn the exciting and forgiving ways of charcoal. We will discuss and practice different ways of applying the charcoal to achieve the various tones and layering from the lightest to the deepest darks required. You will learn to lift out the lights and deepen the darks to make your piece stand out.

Date: Saturday, 27 Jan – 2024
Time: 9:30 – 13:30 (4 hours)

Place: The Deckle Edge @ Cnr Clyde Street & Waterfront Drive, Knysna
Workshops space limited booking essential

Materials supplied by facilitator:

  • A piece of Willow charcoal stick & Faber Castell compressed charcoal
  • 2 x A3 Primeart newsprint for practice
  • 2 x A4 160g Canson XL Dessin or Fabriano Start Drawing 160g paper
  • 1 x A5 250g Fabriano Bristol paper
  • A piece of Faber Castell or Cretacolor kneadable eraser
  • Cottonwool
  • 1 x Derwent blanding stump
  • A piece of Faber Castell hard eraser
  • 1 x A5 Vellum paper
  • A small piece of sandpaper
  • Some fixative spray (Ghiant)
  • A black & white copy of a sparrow as our learning subject

* Each attendee will get a 10% Deckle shopping coupon to use on the day.

Recommended materials to bring or purchase in-store;

  • Apron
  • 30cm ruler
  • Notebook & pen to make notes
  • Old paintbrush about a size 10

Recommended age: All welcome from 16 years and up.

About the facilitatior:

Bev Barends is a self taught artist working from her home studio in Plettenberg Bay. She specialises in charcoal and graphite. Bev works mainly on commissions and teaching workshops. She’s passionate about teaching people to draw and find their unique style to start their art journey.

If you need to cancel your workshop booking, please let us know by 11 a.m the weekday before the workshop. To help us support the facilitator, late cancellations will not be refunded. A credit for future events could be granted at our discretion.

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