Beginners Watercolour Painting Class
Duration: 1 hour
6 week course
Learn the foundations of watercolour!
This Beginners Watercolour Painting course is aimed at those who are keen to learn about painting in Watercolour. It is likely that this will be your first experience in watercolour painting although you may have had some experience but are keen to revise the basic building blocks, principles and techniques that Watercolour offers. Learning the foundations of watercolour painting with expert tuition, and practical exercises in a supportive environment ,will give you the confidence to develop your watercolour painting skills at your own pace.
Week 1- Why choose watercolour and what materials are needed?
Week 2- An introduction to colour and how to avoid muddy paintings!
Week 3- Key Watercolour Painting Approaches
Week 4- Watercolour techniques
Week 5- Washes
Week 6- What shall we paint?
Impress your friends and family with your very own exhibition at the end the course.
What you’ll learn:
- The basic skills, techniques and methods of watercolour painting that will develop your visual ability
- The confidence to develop your watercolour painting skills at a pace that suits you
- Insight into your own creative potential and artistic direction for further development
What you’ll need:
To join this 6 week Beginners Watercolour Painting course, our tutors suggest that you have paper, paint or whatever medium you prefer and something to lean on (table/board/easel)
Michael Gahagan is an accomplished artist and professional business and life coach who delivers painting and drawing tuition in an engaging, relaxing, fun and supportive style to people of all artistic abilities. His animal illustrations have also appeared in numerous articles and books.
Joining our live classes
Our ‘live’ classes will take place via Zoom. We’d recommend using a laptop or desktop if possible to make it easier for you to take part. Upon booking your class, you will receive an email confirmation with full details of how to join and your link to the zoom class.
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