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Animal Portraiture with Watercolour and Ink with Kristen Maduik

Thu, August 10, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Thu, August 10, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Breathe life and whimsy into your animal art using various watercolour and inking techniques!

Starting with a pencil sketch, Kristen will show you how to use the intricacies and behavior of watercolour paint with India ink linework to make your animal portraits pop! We will discuss the different colors and behaviors of watercolor paint brands and how this medium can be used to your advantage to create interesting and exciting effects in your animal art.

Choosing color palettes, color mixing, and inking methods will all be discussed. This is a beginner friendly demonstration, and all questions about watercolour tools and techniques are encouraged!

Space is limited and registration is required.
Please visit Opus Coquitlam or contact them at 604‑545‑0410 to register.

Kristen Maduik is an animal and landscape artist that loves to paint using watercolour, gouache, and ink. She focuses on the distinct personality of each animal and the atmospheric depth of a landscape and tries to capture those qualities on paper. Her illustrations range from chimerical creatures to impressionistic plein air studies of the Lower Mainland, BC. Kristen is self-taught, and draws most of her inspiration from the world and the creativity of nature.


Animal Portraiture with Watercolour and Ink
Animal Portraiture with Watercolour and Ink