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Watercolour Painting and Drawing for Everyone

Course overview

Over the 8 weeks as you learn to paint with watercolour, you will also learn fundamental drawing skills such as observing and drawing shape, volume, perspective and tone. This will all help to make you a better watercolour artist. You will be introduced to a range of different watercolour painting and drawing techniques to create the illusion of realism and three dimensionality and to develop your observational skills.

What to expect

Students will work across a range of subject matter. Beginners with be guided with instruction and demonstrations a build confidence week by week. Students with prior watercolour experience will be encouraged to broaden their skills with new challenges. Explore ways to be expressive and adventurous in your work and learn how to keep watercolours transparent and bright in this short course.

Is this course right for me?

This course is suitable for all levels from beginner to advanced.

Materials

Art materials are not included in the course fee. Students should bring the following materials

  • A good quantity of high quality watercolour paper, approx. A4 size or A3 size preferable.(Arches 300gsm loose sheets divided up yourself is the ideal paper)
  • Watercolour pan palette(s) (porcelain preferred eg a large plate)
  • 2 clean jars or containers
  • Soft pencil, eraser, ruler, masking tape
  • Sketchbook or paper for drawing up composition plans.
  • Box of tissues
  • Watercolour paints. Please buy quality paints such as Windsor and Newton, Art Spectrum, Daniel Smith, Schminke or Old Holland. Below is a basic palette idea (with a cool and warm of each primary colour):

Raw Sienna Lemon Yellow Windsor Red (or cadmium) Alizarin Crimson Prussian Blue Ultramarine Blue. If you already have watercolour paints bring what you have.

Optional extra materials (not for the first class)

  • Masking fluid
  • Inks and Ink pen
  • watercolour sponge
  • loose sheets of thick cartridge paper for ink drawings
  • larger brushes

Maximum of 12 students in all our classes Our class sizes are small, ensuring you receive the individual tuition you need.

Unless otherwise noted, fees for adult classes exclude art materials.Click here to see a list of local art supply retailers.

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$¤,440 $¤,418 Limited inc GST
Watercolour Painting and Drawing for Everyone

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Price excludes materials | Suitable for all levels