Autumn Fruits, Nuts, Conkers, Cones, Seeds & Berries in Graphite/Pen& Ink

A botanical illustration workshop covering a host of autumn subjects to capture in graphite or/and pen and ink.  Suitable for all abilities with an interest in drawing useful. 
Residential and non-residential places available.
Starting at 2.30 pm on 24 September until 3.30 pm on 26 September
 
What to bring:
Pencils:       H  HB  B  2B  4B  grades
Craft Knife
Pencil Sharpener
Putty Rubber or Mars Staedtler Plastic Eraser
Ruler or dividers for measuring
Tracing Paper (to keep work clean)
Drawing Board (will be available to use or bring your own)
 
PAPER:  SMOOTH WHITE CARTRIDGE PAPER for pencil/pen&ink work, e.g. Bristol Board or similar OR (if you wish to add watercolour wash) HOT PRESSED FABRIANO CLASSICO No.5
 
PEN & INK REQUIREMENTS:
TECHNICAL PENS – buy those with the ‘finest’ lines (0.1, 0.03, 0.05), BLACK INK, e.g. Staedtler pigment liner, Edding 1800
 
OR if you prefer a mapping pen quill type, JOSEPH GILLOTT 659. pen & holder, a small bottle of waterproof black ink, a small bottle to hold water, kitchen tissue.
 
Watercolour paint or coloured pencils if you to intend to add colour.
 
I can supply: 
Pens & holders + ink
Bristol Board paper
Fabriano Classico No. 5
N.B. PRIOR ORDERING IS ESSENTIAL – for this any and any other queries please contact Julie A. Small (Course Tutor) Tel: 01744 608323
 
Subject Matter
Some specimens will be provided but please bring with you any subject that inspires you e.g. conkers, cones, leaves, seasonal fruits, nuts – there will be plenty of choice!
 
Optional
Cushion for chair if you would like one and little bean bag to support drawing board if you have one.
 
Please bring with you anything else that you normally use.
 
 

Venue: 
Losehill House Hotel, Hope, Derbyshire
Price: 
£549 residential £299 non-residential
Date: 
24 - 26 September 2018
Tutor: 
Julie Small
Course Type: