Nomads of Egypt and Turkish camel in watercolour with TV artist Marilyn Allis,



Discover the enchanting art of watercolour painting in this immersive workshop. Join us as we transport a group of tourists in Egypt into a world of nomadic beauty, capturing the atmospheric and energetic essence of this captivating destination. With step-by-step instructions and easy-to-follow captions, you will learn the fundamental techniques of watercolour painting and create two stunning artworks. Don't worry if you are new to painting, this watercolour painting class is designed for beginners, providing a safe and supportive environment for you to explore your creativity. Whether you have previous experience or not, our experienced instructor will guide you through the process, ensuring that you feel comfortable and confident every step of the way. During the workshop, you will work with high-quality watercolour paints, brushes, and paper, discovering the unique properties and techniques specific to this captivating medium. As you dip your brush into vibrant hues and watch the colours blend on the page, you will feel a sense of liberation and freedom in expressing yourself through watercolours. Immerse yourself in the rich culture of Egypt as we transform a group of tourists into nomads on paper. Capture the energy of the bustling streets, the vast landscapes, and the intricate details of architecture. With our easy-to-follow instructions, you will be able to bring these scenes to life, evoking a sense of wanderlust and adventure through your brushstrokes. As you engage in this therapeutic and immersive activity, you will feel a deep connection to the Turkish camel, that symbolic creature of the desert, carrying you on a journey of exploration. This loose and expressive technique will allow you to unleash your creativity and embrace the joyful, unpredictable nature of watercolours. By the end of this watercolour painting class, you will have created two captivating artworks that capture the essence and energy of Egypt. Not only will you have gained valuable skills in watercolour painting techniques, but you will also have experienced the transformative power of art. So come and join us in this creative adventure, and let the beauty of Egypt & Turkey inspire your artistic journey. Enjoy the creative experience of painting with watercolour in the comfort of your own home by following my step by step instructions. You can stop and start as many times as you wish. Once you’ve purchased, you will be sent a link so you can watch online, Via a smart TV, PC, Tablet or phone. Reference photograph & drawing.

What's included in the price?

A link to two tuitions, plus reference photograph, drawing and finished painting images, which is unlimited. All instructions in real time.

What you will need

A size 10 brush, 16 and Titanic 1/4 & a 1/2 imperial Sheet of Saunders Waterford 190lb ROUGH paper watercolours, masking fluid, kitchen towel.


50 minutes



Marilyn Allis

with Craft Courses since 2019

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Popular TV artist and winner of ‘Artist of the Year’ 1999, with the SAA. She has featured on ‘Fraser & Friends’, ‘A Splash of Paint’ She was also a contestant in channel 4’s Water Colour Challenge series. Author of 3 books including the best seller ‘People aren’t Scary, really’ she also demonstrates and teaches for art on cruise ships. She has been a regular tutor at the ‘All about Art’ Writing regular teaching articles for art publications and test products for the art industry.

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Children
  • Wheelchair users
  • Hearing impaired
  • Limited mobility
  • Intermediate level
  • Fairs, festivals & exhibitions
  • Easter
  • Advanced/pro level
  • Christmas
  • Father's Day
  • Pet lovers
  • Mother's Day
  • Suitable for beginners
  • UK Holiday
  • Romantic
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This course is taught online