FREE BASIC watercolour tutorial. ABSTRACT

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This workshop is free of charge, although you can show your support by donating any amount to the Arnprior & District Humane Society.


Video tutorial for all levels of watercolour skills.

BASIC FREE package for self studying

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In this workshop you will be introduced to the relaxin and meditative abstract watercolour painting.

No previous experience required.

For all ages and for all skills levels. 

Student works


Materials that I am going to use during the workshop:

This list is only for your information, there is no need to get exactly what I am using:

Watercolour paper

  • Paul Rubens, watercolour paper, cotton, 300 gm2, block

Watercolour brushes
- Round # 10-12 Paul Rubens and # 2 Escoda

- Flat synthetic brush 3/4 and 1 1/2 or larger Escoda 

Calligraphy brush, 5 mm

Palette knife 

Artistic tape (optional)

Watercolour board (optional) (the board which you will tape your watercolour paper to)

Watercolour palette with a large surface for mixing pigments.  Alternatively, you can use a white ceramic plate. 

Two large jars for water

Paper towels

Sea sponge (optional)

Salt (optional)

Hair dryer (optional)


Watercolour paint; Choose any 4-5 colours that you like the most, plus one neutral colour  (dark grey)

I am going to use the following colours:

Yellow Ochre, Daniel Smith

Ultramarine, Daniel Smith

Burnt Sienna, Daniel Smith

Olive Green, Daniel Smith

Yellow Dusk, Van Gogh

Neutral Tint, Daniel Smith


White Gouache (optional)


Dr.Ph.Martin's Bleed Proof white

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