20th Anniversary Gala Workshops

We are running a series of exciting workshops during our 20th Anniversary Gala Exhibition at Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, London which are listed below. 

We hope you find something to interest you and look forward to seeing you. Click/tap on image or artist name to see full description of each workshop.

Pencils and paper will be available for your use. The pencils will be various ranges from our Gala Partner Derwent and paper from Hahnemuehle Papers. There will be some pencil sharpeners and plastic erasers available but please bring your own if you prefer not to share. Some artists recommend other equipment for their workshops, do check the descriptions for details.

Covid precautions - each attendee will have their own table. All tables face the same direction with spacing around. Tables, chairs and equipment will be cleaned before each session.

All fees must be paid in advance and are non-refundable except for confirmation of a positive Covid test result or request to isolate by track and trace when the attendee will be offered a full refund. Online payment below is via debit/credit card and if you wish to book and pay via online banking or cheque, use our contact form above.

Helen Carter Workshop
Helen Carter
£40.00
SKU: WS-17-HC
8 In Stock

How to Get Bright and Vibrant Colours on Black Paper

Sunday 24th October 2021
4 hours – 11.30am-1.30pm and 2.30-4.30pm
£40 per person. Max. 10 people.

Suitable for all levels

Starting with some basics you will learn how to choose the best references for black paper. How to pick the type of pencil you need. How to transfer your line drawing. How to work in reverse with just a white pencil and how to colour-pick and layer for extra vibrancy. You'll also have a chance to make a strong start on this stunning red octopus, which you can take away and complete at home using the free tutorial provided.

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