WATER MEDIA WITH MARGARET GODFREY
Students will need to bring the following to class:
- Basic Materials:
- paper support: Masonite, foam core, or gater board—1/2 or full watercolor paper size
- paper towels
- sketch paper
- palette with your favorite paints and familiar colors
- exacto knife or box cutter
- matte medium
- black sharpie
- tracing paper
- large water container
- black or white gesso
- optional: clear contact paper, frog tape, masking fluid, freezer paper
Paper: I recommend Arches 140 or 300 lb. cold press. 2-3 full sheets of WC paper. Please do not bring student grade paper.
Brushes and Paints: bring the watercolor/acrylic paints and brushes that you usually use. Include brushes to use with acrylic and matte medium.
Reference/Inspiration Materials: photos, drawings, poems, journals, etc.
Old (failed?) Paintings: bring 2 or 3 paintings that have a similar palette for cutting and tearing for collage.
Other Cool Stuff (if you have them): stamps, watercolor pencils, chalk, Inks, other mark making things, gelli plate