Japanese Brushstroke Painting

How to paint in watercolours



2 hours 5 mins Class size 1 to 16 label $65


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Your host, Work-Shop is COVID-19 aware

This means that this teacher won't run a class if they've had flu symptoms in the last 14 days, and will adhere to relevant state restrictions (e.g. on maximum number of students per class)

Also, this class has a flexible cancellation/rescheduling policy, so participants are encouraged not to attend if they are unwell

This Japanese Brushstroking workshop is a wonderful step towards mastering the brush whether with calligraphy or beautiful creatures, flowers, and landscapes.

I use this technique when I paint in watercolour as it guarantees a beautiful loose effect. This workshop will be so much fun, as you create your own artworks suitable for framing.

This is the class where everyone seems to have a huge smile on their faces when they realise that with the right brushes, just how easy it is to create wonderful images they can be proud of. This is also the experience that seems to make everyone want to continue on with learning all about magical watercolours.

Please feel free to BYO drinks to have during the class! We have glasses!

 

Please note: This class requires at least five students to run. In the unlikely event that we don't get this number of students, we'll cancel the class and fully refund you and inform you via email, so please watch your email a few days prior to the class



Aside from this class, Work-Shop also has the following coming up:



What you'll get
  • My knowledge and tuition for two and a half hours

  • Quality brushes, paper, and materials provided throughout the class

  • A portfolio of works made by you in various sizes.

What to bring

  • Optional – feel free to BYO drinkies


Location

WOODSTERS (Work-Shop Brisbane) - 16 Austin St, Newstead QLD

Your teacher
Dianne Kelly

Dianne Kelly

4.5 stars (118+)
19k+

Dianne Kelly is a Brisbane born-and-based professional watercolour artist. Di was originally trained in commercial/fine art, working in advertising before pursuing her absolute love and sharing her passion for watercolour painting. Di is still teaching 32 years later and has now fulfilled her dream of writing her first book, The art of Watering Colour. Over the years, Di has had several of her paintings published as limited edition prints, as well as producing several ranges of gift cards featuring watercolour images from her overseas travels. Di’s works hang in collections around Australia and overseas and are currently being incorporated into her new range of fabrics and wallpapers




Your host
Work-Shop
Work-Shop

4.9 (542)
19k+

Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill. From 3D printing and stencil art through to music and gardening – life skills and personal development through to cooking doughnuts and mushroom foraging, we offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. We will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.

Community values lie at the heart of our project. We collaborate with local artists and industry experts to teach classes and utilise local suppliers for any materials needed. We also provide a creative environment for emerging artists to produce and sell work, and meet like minded individuals. Work-Shop will be a space for everyone, with a rotating schedule of art shows, information nights on local issues and a whole range of events and community initiatives.

Verified reviews

Bree Turner • Feb 2020


Dianne was very knowledgeable and clearly loves teaching this style of art, she is very passionate. Great resources and plenty of time to experiment.

Dennis Collier • Feb 2020


The teacher was very good and took the time to go over things at your desk. The space was just right. I enjoyed the morning a great deal and came away feeling the I had learned something fun and challenging. Something I could go on with at home. Highly recommend it to anybody.

Jennifer Harvey • Feb 2020


Thoroughly enjoyed it -was casual, fun and no pressure . Dianne gave us plenty of time to practice and suggested ways to improve techniques without any judgement - learnt lots . Highly recommend.
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