'Soaring Crags and Shallow Rivers - Watercolour in the Peak'

Tuesday 26th May 2009 - Thursday 28th May 2009 
A three day course in a classic British setting to suit all levels. A favourite sketching area for Joe, he has featured views of this rugged scenery in his latest book. Find out how to paint it in situ. Stunning day time locations. Helpful directional teaching to boost your confidence. Studio available. Plenty of inspiring material. See how to strengthen your work using tone and simple washes. Try out techniques for capturing realistic light and texture in watercolour. Joe will also demonstrate how to paint water and underwater stones. Light, drama and glorious landscape.

Cover photo and project inside “The Landscape Painters Essential Handbook”
by Joe Francis Dowden.
Read the book for information on painting rivers, sparkles and many related subjects.
"River Derwent"