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  • Woolley's Watercolour - Welcome to Watercolour

    Adventures in watercolour painting with professional artist Peter Woolley. In this 10-episode “how-to” series, Woolley will show you how to use different techniques to make beautiful watercolour art. Reflections can be tricky things. Join Peter as he explores the main Rules of Reflection, paints ...

  • Woolley's Watercolour - Understanding Tone

    Adventures in watercolour painting with professional artist Peter Woolley. In this 10-episode “how-to” series, Woolley will show you how to use different techniques to make beautiful watercolour art. A tutorial on the importance of good tonal contrasts and value distribution. Without them, a pain...

  • Woolley's Watercolour - Winter and Summer Trees

    Adventures in watercolour painting with professional artist Peter Woolley. In this 10-episode “how-to” series, Woolley will show you how to use different techniques to make beautiful watercolour art. An exploration of how to paint both winter-bare trees and trees with full summer foliage.

  • Woolley's Watercolour - Paint A Sky A Day

    Adventures in watercolour painting with professional artist Peter Woolley. In this 10-episode “how-to” series, Woolley will show you how to use different techniques to make beautiful watercolour art. There are many different ways to paint the sky. In this episode, Peter will be demonstrating the ...

  • Woolley’s Watercolour – Watercolour Reflections

    Adventures in watercolour painting with professional artist Peter Woolley. In this 10-episode “how-to” series, Woolley will show you how to use different techniques to make beautiful watercolour art.Reflections can be tricky things. Join Peter as he explores the main Rules of Reflection, paints a...

  • Woolley's Watercolour - Exploring Composition

    Adventures in watercolour painting with professional artist Peter Woolley. In this 10-episode “how-to” series, Woolley will show you how to use different techniques to make beautiful watercolour art. In this episode, Peter runs through his Composition Checklist before demonstrating a snow-scene w...

  • Woolley's Watercolour - The Negative Painting Challenge

    Adventures in watercolour painting with professional artist Peter Woolley. In this 10-episode “how-to” series, Woolley will show you how to use different techniques to make beautiful watercolour art. Using several working examples, Peter reveals how to create objects not by painting them directly...

  • Woolley's Watercolour - Getting Perspective Right

    Adventures in watercolour painting with professional artist Peter Woolley. In this 10-episode “how-to” series, Woolley will show you how to use different techniques to make beautiful watercolour art. If you're going to paint buildings, then it's important to understand the fundamentals of linear ...

  • Woolley's Watercolour - The Perfect Combination

    Adventures in watercolour painting with professional artist Peter Woolley. In this 10-episode “how-to” series, Woolley will show you how to use different techniques to make beautiful watercolour art. Line and wash, when it works best, is the perfect fusion of ink drawing and watercolour painting.

  • Woolley's Watercolour - The Mighty Sea

    Adventures in watercolour painting with professional artist Peter Woolley. In this 10-episode “how-to” series, Woolley will show you how to use different techniques to make beautiful watercolour art. Join Peter as he demonstrates a few of the most important elements of painting the sea in waterco...

  • How to Encourage Wildlife in the Garden

    Learning how to encourage wildlife in the garden, focusing on the management of soils and plants and discovering the thinking behind ecological wildlife gardening.

  • Driving & Firing: The Art of Driving

    Every aspect of driving a steam locomotive is covered in this practical programme. From observing and obeying signals to understanding the dangers of letting speed run away with you, Clive Groome's easy manner and vast experience makes this definitive footplate guide a must-watch for anyone inter...

  • Driving & Firing: The Art of Firing

    Our cameras follow Clive Groome, one of the most experienced enginemen in the country, as he demonstrates how to fire four very different steam locomotives from lighting up in the morning and oiling the machine right through to the disposal of the engine at night.