Water Colour PINs

  • Posted on: 19 November 2015
  • By: libbyboyd

In this PINs we will learn some basic techniques for painting with water colours.
We will learn how to stretch paper, how to care for our equipment, how to load and unload a brush, some painting techniques and things to avoid and a little about composition. We will also look at the colour wheel and learn a little about colour theory.
We will create some paintings using our knowledge and skills and we will share our ideas with each other.
We will reflect on our learnings, make goals and plans to reach our goals.

From the NZ Curriculum:
Students will:
Share ideas about how and why their own and others’ works are made and their purpose value and context,
Explore a variety of materials and tools and discover elements and selected principles,
Investigate visual ideas in response to a variety of motivations observation and imagination,
Share the ideas, feelings, and stories communicated by their own and others’ objects and images

To Do List: 
Participate in all discussion, planning and work in this PINs.
Share Ideas and knowledge with others in the group
Practice the techniques we have learned in our work
Create some art works that we can discuss with others