6-WEEK BLOCK COURSE / TUESDAYS starting 28 July / 10.30AM – 1PM
Anyone can learn to use watercolours, and Art Mania Studio is going to show you how! Explore your creative side in a supportive studio environment, under the guidance of your teacher, Michelle. This Watercolours Course is a hands-on practical learning experience, where you will have the chance to explore different materials and techniques.
Learn the foundational techniques of watercolours, and how to manipulate the pigments by using different materials. You will also get the opportunity to explore with watercolour pencils, pans, and liquids. This course is designed for the watercolour beginner, and gives the chance to explore and play to build confidence. You will gain an understanding of materials and paper grades so that you will have the knowledge and ability to continue your watercolour journey long after the end of the course.
Course content includes as following: Foundations and principles, Blending, building and layering, Building dimension through highlights and shadows as well as finishing techniques.
Learning outcomes: Object observations for painting, Understanding of form and structure to compose your paintings, Developed practical knowledge of different watercolour techniques, Produce a range of paintings which explore a variety of media, Mix and blend pigments, Colour application using different techniques.
What you get:
- The studio will equip you with materials to use on your first lesson)
- Additional materials for home use will be discussed during your course
- Support, guidance and expert tuition
- Tools to use on the day
- Fun, friendship and time for you
Tea, coffee and soft drinks available for a $2 gold coin donation
What to bring:
- Your own watercolour materials (if you are new to painting, your teacher will go through some basic materials you will need as you require them. The studio will equip you with materials to use on your first lesson.)
- Closed in shoes
- Clothes you don’t mind getting dirty
- Long hair tied back
- Snack and water
- Lunch, if desired
- Apron (optional)
- Add in a smile or similar
Suitable for ages 16+ years
$190 full price (gets you a 6 week block)
If needed, Watercolour Kit available from $25
Suitable for ages 14yrs+
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