Explore the landscapes of Newfoundland and Labrador, Alberta and Ontario in these four week mini courses.
Extend your watercolour skills while painting the fauna, coasts and seascapes of Newfoundland, the mountains, lakes and parks of Alberta and the Winter fairyland of Ontario.
Newfoundland and Labrador. October 4 to 25, 2021
This four week mini course takes you to the East coast of Canada where you will learn to paint puffins and ocean coast landscapes.
Read more about the Alberta mini course.
November 1 to 22, 2021. 4 weeks.
Read more about the Ontario mini course.
November 29 to December 20, 2021. 4 weeks.
Take all three mini-courses together. Get 2 classes FREE!
October 4 to December 20, 2021. 12 weeks.
Zoom will be used to host live interactive classes. After the class you will get private access to Zoom class recordings. The online study process will be simple, stress free and understandable for every student. There will be a lots of exercise that will help you to become confident in landscape painting.
You will get access to all support materials prior to the first day of the course. Please print them or make sure that they will be available at your device(s) for use during the class.
The homework reviews will be provided weekly.
Materials that will be used during the course;
This list is only for your information, you can use materials that you already have.
Watercolour paper, per class:
- A few sheets of Strathmore watercolour paper, 400 series, cellulose, 300gm2 – for explaining the brush work and type of washes;
- one or two sheets of Strathmore watercolour paper, 500 series, 100% cotton, 300 gm2 or Paul Rubens watercolour paper, 50% cotton, 300 gm2 – for the class practice;
- And /or One or two sheets of Arches watercolour paper, cotton, cold press or rough, 300 gm2, size A4; for the class practice;
– Round # 10-12, # 6 and # 2; Escoda or Dainayw;
– flat synthetic brush 11/2 or larger (Grumbacher, Santa Fe Art Supply, Connoisseur )
– Liner brush (Princeton, Artist’s Loft)
IMPORTANT; Paint in tubes gives you the best results.
This is the list what I am going to use during this course:
Cerulean Blue/Cobalt Teal
Permanent Alizarin Red/Quinacridone red
White Gouache (optional)
White pen, Gelly Roll, 08, Sakura, Japan
COPIC White Opaque
Watercolour board (the board which you will tape your watercolour paper to) and plexiglass board (any plastic board that the wet paper will stick to); You can use any smooth surface board big enough to place your paper on it; glass, mirror, flat baking sheet.
Watercolour palette with a large surface for mixing pigments and one 6 wells palette. Alternatively, you can use a white ceramic plate and a few white ramekins, or small jars.
A Pencil 3H and 2B and Eraser;
Two large jars for water;
You will need an account to access courses on the site. The account may be created HERE or during checkout. Once checkout has been completed and your payment processed, an email containing your login information will be sent to your specified email account.
Please use your login information to access all purchased courses and workshops in “My Account”.
Access to support materials is scheduled a few days before the first Zoom class.