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.
Ontario. November 29 to December 20, 2021
This four week mini course takes you to the central Canadian province of Ontario. You will explore the winter wonders of the province which will brighten your days with fairy tail winter sceneries. In the course you will learn how to paint snow and clear sky.
Read more about the Newfoundland and Labrador mini course.
October 4 to 25, 2021. 4 weeks. SOLD OUT.
Read more about the Alberta mini course.
November 1 to 22, 2021. 4 weeks.
Take all three mini-courses together. Get 2 classes FREE!
October 4 to December 20, 2021. 12 weeks. SOLD OUT.
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 I am going to use during the course;
This list is only for your information, there is no need to get exactly what I am using:
Drawing paper, any type, a few sheets per class;
Watercolour paper, per class:
- one or two sheets of watercolour paper, 100% cotton, 300 gm2;
- And /or One or two sheets of Arches watercolour paper, 100% cotton, cold press or rough, 300 gm2, size A4 or bigger;
– Round # 10-12, # 6 and # 2; Escoda or Dainayw;
– calligraphy brush (recommended);
– flat synthetic brushes: 3/4 and 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:
Lemon yellow (optional) or any light yellow, Daniel Smith
Cadmium Yellow, Daniel Smith
Yellow Ochre, Daniel Smith
Buff Titanium (optional), Daniel Smith; or you can mix Ochre and Neutral Tint
Quinacridone Gold or Quinacridone Rust or Burnt Sienna, Daniel Smith
Transparent Orange, Schmincke
Indian Red, HWC (optional)
Quinacridone Red, Daniel Smith / Carmine, Daniel Smith
Permanent Alizarin Crimson, Daniel Smith
Cobalt Blue, Daniel Smith
Turquoise by M. Graham (optional)
Lavender, HWC (optional)
Cerulean Blue, Van Gogh
Ultramarine, Van Gogh
Olive Green, Van Gogh
Undersea green, Daniel Smith or you can mix Olive Green and Indigo
Yellow Dusk, Van Gogh (optional)
Burnt Umber, Daniel Smith
Neutral Tint, Schminske
Payne’s Grey, Van Gogh
White pen, Gelly Roll, 08, Sakura, Japan
COPIC White Opaque (gives you the best result)
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. Alternatively, you can use a white ceramic plate;
A Pencil 3H and 2B and Eraser;
Nano mister (recommended) and water spray (optional);
Two large jars for water;
Paper towels and Kleenex;
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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.