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Watercolour Painting courses

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.

£330
Greater London - Next course on 26th April 2019
Develop your personal vision by working from observation and on individual projects. Improve your drawing and painting skills and explore a range of media: oils, acrylics, watercolour, and mixed media; while identifying harmonious composition, form, colour, tone and proportion. You will be supported in developing your artwork through conversation with the tutor; and set topics will be provided as an optional starting point. Personal experimentation and the use of sketchbooks will be encouraged for testing...
£78
London - Next course on 14th March 2019
Work for several sessions on the same pose, developing your painting in a serious but relaxed atmosphere. This class is not suitable for complete beginners Who is this course for This course is for students interested in the figure and in learning the drawing and painting skills and techniques needed to portray it over a four week long pose. What does this course cover Students work from the model using dry and wet materials (pencil,...
£225
Gloucestershire
This ever popular course will teach you to draw from the very basics into being able to confidently make a proficient painting in ten, weekly sessions. Aimed at beginners and those who may never have had formal tuition in art. You will be led step by step, each week linking with the last, building your skills, technique and confidence. You will understand which materials to use, how to make accurate drawings, understand line and tone....
£26
Monmouthshire
Join Alex Brown, Director of Lemon Studios, for his drawing and painting classes located at Court Robert Arts. His love of colour and observation unify his work, whether it's a landscape or abstract piece. Alex achieved his degree in fine art painting at Camberwell School of Art in the 80s and has been a professional exhibiting artist ever since. He has work in private collections in the uk as well as public collections; the Transport...
£155
Greater London - Next course on 8th March 2019
A studio-based course on contemporary and interdisciplinary approaches to painting. This is an introduction to the 'expanded field of painting' where you will explore personal projects and experiment with unconventional materials and techniques. During the course, you will investigate alternative material and conceptual approaches to how paintings are created, displayed, and discussed. Traditional painting materials, compositions, concepts, and techniques will be considered and re-imagined in relation to other forms of making, such as: sculpture, textiles,...
£540
Suffolk - Next course on 21st October 2019
Experienced watercolour painter and tutor Rob Dudley will guide you through the stages of creating paintings inspired by the seasonal landscape in and around Flatford Mill. After sketching in the field Rob will guide you in the studio, with plenty of tips and one-to-one tuition, in how to develop these sketches into more finished works. The course is aimed at the experienced and those with some watercolour knowledge alike. Bring a friend! If you are...
£290
Gwynedd - Next course on 4th October 2019
Join art tutor Nuala Dunn for a weekend of painting in glorious Welsh landscapes. Run by the Field Studies Council at Rhyd-y-Creuau. The course will enable you to experiment and try out a variety of techniques and approaches with paint and to put these into practice responding intuitively to the landscape. We will work in an exploratory way, with colour, mark making, shape and tone, moving between indoor and outdoor spaces as the weather and...
£470
Suffolk - Next course on 12th August 2019
4 day art residential, run by the Field Studies Council. This fun course is equally suitable for near beginners and those who have painted in watercolours for a while. It will teach you how different types of ink can add a dynamic addition to your watercolour paintings at different stages. You will be shown how to apply inks in many ways. We will be working outside [weather permitting} and in the studio, using techniques that...
£540
Suffolk - Next course on 21st October 2019
Four day watercolour art holiday run by the Field Studies Council - suitable for all levels. Taking inspiration from the hedgerows around Flatford Mill, Siân Dudley will encourage you to explore the glorious colours and textures of autumn. Using mainly watercolour paints you will also be encouraged to investigate other water-based media and experimental techniques to produce colourful images that give back something of the energy of summer. Siân Dudley is a professional artist, qualified...
£460
Devon - Next course on 29th July 2019
Residential watercolour course, run by the Field Studies Council. This course is ideal for those who wish to loosen up their watercolour or use watercolour in a more expressive way using this beautiful translucent medium en plein air, in and around Slapton Ley. There will be plenty of demonstrations, and one to one guidance, whilst we explore using resists, lift off and wet on wet and play with other intriguing methods. We will spend time...