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Watercolour painting courses, workshops and classes. Improve your watercolour techniques and skills using pigments suspended in water. Learn the art of watercolour painting and follow in the footsteps of Paul Klee, Edward Hopper and the great 'Painter of Light' J.M.W Turner.

The Art of Mandala Painting With Anne Thomas The creation of a Mandala can offer a way to work artistically which helps us feel more centred and connected within ourselves and the world around us. In this workshop we find creative inspiration from the flowers, weather and seasonal elemental energy, how this affects us and how we may create a design to hold a positive affirmation for ourselves/family/community at this time. We’ll practice drawing geometry...
Learn to draw and paint in watercolour with trained illustrator/artist Rachel in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. No experience required, suitable for beginners, those who've painted before, and for small groups, parties or individuals. Rachel teaches in a fully equipped garden art room, with plenty of inspiring objects and ideas to choose from.
London - Next course on 14th January 2019
Who is this course for The course is for beginners and experienced students alike. It can be for those who have done very little art before as well as for experienced students and artists who would like more insight into this particular medium. It is for everyone who is attracted to the subject with an open attitude and ready to explore. What does this course cover The course will cover: - What watercolour means and...
Spend ten weeks in the cotswolds building up your confidence in this course designed for beginners to explore the wonderful medium of watercolour. From choosing materials and stretching paper to colour mixing and techniques for applying paint. Simple painting tasks and exercises will build your knowledge and skills. The course will be run by Lorraine Green. Lorraine teaches watercolour painting and drawing to groups or on a one-to-one basis. After teaching the basic principles and...
London - Next course on 17th January 2019
Traditional and less conventional materials and techniques. Who is this course for This course is for anyone interested in working with watercolour, either as a beginner or for those who have previous experience with the medium but lack confidence. All are welcome. What does this course cover We will look at: Different paper surfaces and materials that can be used to support watercolour. We will then try out a range of techniques to apply and...
Dorset - Next course on 9th November 2018
This one-day watercolour course guides beginners through different painting techniques to develop new skills and ideas and most importantly, confidence for using watercolour. Artist Stephen Yates leads the course enabling participants to gain experience and direction and be inspired by working from still life, natural and built environment, and photographs. The versatility of watercolours will be explored individually and as a group. You will start with the basics of watercolour painting, learning about dry brush,...
London - Next course on 15th January 2019
A mixed level class for students who want to use water-based media in a loose and expressive way. Who is this course for This Course is for anyone who enjoyed the weekend course Painting Nature in Watercolour Inks and wants a longer course or those who would like to experiment with coloured inks and other media. Beginners are welcome. What does this course cover Working in inks using various subject matter for inspiration, you will...
My name is Peter Massey and I run regular weekly 1/2 day courses in painting our wonderful landscape and its ever changing light. Courses range from beginners to improvers. The classes are relaxed and fun and weather permitting outside in the historic town of Hitchin.
Come and spend an exciting day exploring the different techniques of this fantastic, fluid medium. I will be guiding you along the way to produce a painting full of lively, vibrant greens without a single GREEN in your pallette! It's all in the mixing and it's a lot of fun. I will be doing a 'working' demo where you will follow me through all the stages of the painting in 'bitesized ' chunks. You can...
This full day is packed with lots of demonstrations and one to one tuition. Robert will show you the many techniques used in watercolour and you will paint alongside him following step by step intructions. No matter your level, whether just starting or looking to improve on your current skills this will be a great day of watercolour painting!