Watercolour Courses: Beginner’s & Beyond
A three day, comprehensive, fun course to give you all the essential, practical knowledge and hands-on experience to set you on your way in the wonderful world of watercolour painting or to expand your existing skillset. You can also use this course as a springboard to any other medium.
From setting up your workstation / studio all the way through the practical aspects of painting to marketing and sharing your work with the public at large! All your questions answered ... perspective, composition, paint mixing, techniques ... all you need to know and then a bit more!
Included in the course:
- Individual attention…a maximum of 6 per class.
- Course manual…your reference for back home.
- Professional art studio set in a tranquil stimulating environment.
- All teas and lunches.
- Materials (paints, brushes, paper) supplied if required.
- Most other equipment is provided.
- Your completed works professionally mounted!
- Post course support, advice and critique via e-mail or social media.
- Loads of fun!!
- to explore the philosophy and mindset required to, with a bit of dedication, rapidly achieve results in whichever medium you will ultimately work and in the process, dispelling one or two myths about art and artists.
- to show you how to set up your studio / art station and get to know the tools of your trade.
- to share and practice the basic principles and techniques required to ultimately become a successful watercolour artist.
- to help you engage your natural talent and, via right brain creativity, apply the shared information and produce at least one painting worthy of framing. (and the tools with which to create many more!)
- to teach you how to get the most enjoyment out of your work and market yourself as an artist.
- to explore the world of computers and photography in art and how to make them work for you.
- to send you on your way into the exciting world of art so that you may continue practicing your craft.
Rates and Dates: 2015
Course for Beginners & Beyond: 3-day : R2750
Watercolours Plus: 2-day : R1950