Still-Life in Watercolour



Course suits: Those who have never painted and aspire to a high level of technique. Those who already paint but are self-taught and feel they have gaps in technical knowledge and would like to improve their still-life paintings.

Objectives: To learn the basic foundations for starting to paint from a technical aspect.

Level: Absolute Beginners or those wishing to explore Beginner Techniques.

Course Description: On this practical course you will be introduced to watercolour painting techniques as well as the fundamental starting points to painting.

Learn the important technical aspects of beginning to paint with watercolour.

Through practical demonstration, one to one support and exercises you will learn the basics that will give you the confidence to continue painting at home.

At the end of the day, you will have completed a simple still-life painting if you are a beginner, or a more complex work if you are already familiar with watercolours.​

All classes run from 10 am to 4.30 pm unless stated otherwise.

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

​Materials needed: All materials included.
All courses include refreshments and lunch with wine.


Sue Ecclestone at Lilac Cottage Studio


Lilac Cottage
Garden House Lane
Rickinghall, Diss
IP22 1EA

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Christmas
  • Father's Day
  • Intermediate level
  • Mother's Day
  • Parking provided
  • Seniors
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Wheelchair users


10:00am to 4:30pm

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