Dazzling Dragonfly

Introduction

Unit Duration:

00:51

Introduction


Project Overview and the Permanent Collection

Unit Duration:

1:56

Introduction to today’s workshop and explain what a habitat is and the importance of ecosystem as well as introduce Station Gallery's permanent collection pieces.

Materials and Workspace Layout

Unit Duration:

00:50

Overview of the materials in the material kit, which should include: 9”x12” Watercolour paper, Watercolour set, Paint brushes, Tissue paper, Coloured paper strips, Black Bristol board, Wings template, Glue sticks, Pencil and Green construction paper.

Colour Theory and Watercolour Background Demo

Unit Duration:

5:03

We review the primary colours, secondary colours,  cool and warm colours as well as a watercolour background Demo, wet on wet technique.

Collage Techniques and Wings

Unit Duration:

4:29

We explain a little of the history of collage. We demonstrate how to use warm colour tissue paper squares to collage the dragonfly body.

Collage Body and Prepare Grass

Unit Duration:

5:41

We collage and decorate the body of the dragonfly and prepare the grass blades.

Final Assembly and Wrap-up

Unit Duration:

13:19

We demonstrate how to assemble all the pieces together. Wrap up.