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  • Granulation in Watercolour with Rhyl - These are some unfinished examples of the magic of granulation! The choice of paper here is critical to the result. See materials list in earlier post. Visitors are always welcome as long as space in the Hall is available. For further information, please contact Gail at Gail.mccallum@bigpond.com or 0429174818 Please Note: Coochie Art Group will […]
  • Watercolour Revelations with Rhyl! MATERIALS LIST - Coochie Art Group is eagerly anticipating a return to our normal tuition on Coochie, post Covid, on 21st and 28th July, with talented artist/tutor, Rhyl Henzell. Rhyl will be exploring the magic of granulation in watercolour using specific paper to enhance the effects. The Materials List is supplied below, noting that Rhyl’s choice of paper […]
  • More Eco Printing Part 2 Pre-Covid! - The second day of Eco Printing for Coochie Group, proved as informative and enjoyable as the first. So many colours printed bore no relationship to the original fresh colour! It was such an interesting process – so many variables. Hard to believe that a delicate wattle flower could survive the boiling to impart a gentle […]
  • Eco Printing pre Covid! Pt 1. - Way back in March, pre Covid, Coochie Group enjoyed Eco Printing under the guidance of Lianne Counsell. We learned about mordants to set the dyes, which leaves worked to give great results, and which flowers, fruit and seeds gave which colours. Fascinating! We used beetroot and blueberries, bark, flowers and ferns, amongst the botanical haul […]
  • Annette’s Third Class pre Covid! - Coochie Group members have really enjoyed Annette Raff’s wonderful Watercolour Landscapes ” Wild and Free” . Unfortunately Covid 19 interfered before we could enjoy the final class in the program , but it was a fabulous program of tuition, as ever with Annette! Thank you Annette and we look forward to resuming classes with you […]