Watercolour Painting Class: Floral Motifs

Unleash your creativity in this relaxing watercolour class—where history and creativity converge

4.9 (38)
Instagram followers5k

1.5 hours Class size 1 to 30

label $79 (or 4 payments of $19.75 Afterpay)

This paint and sip class in Newcastle will introduce you to the art of watercolour and traditional floral motifs.

Drawing inspiration from the Ottoman, Mughal, and Safavid eras, you will be painting floral expressions influenced by this period of magnificent art, architecture, craft and a profound admiration for for gardens and flowers. Explore the allure of Rumi-styled shapes, including Hatayi, Penç, cloud, crescent, star, tulips, carnations, and hyacinths. These motifs played a pivotal role in Ottoman arts, embodying symbolic meanings and unique styles since the 16th century.

The class is designed to be relaxing, with pre-drawn floral templates, allowing you to concentrate on perfecting your watercolour skills, experimenting with colour palettes and mastering fundamental watercolour techniques.

Additional pre-drawn watercolour painting papers can be purchased on the day, allowing you to extend your newfound hobby and continue exploring the intricate world of floral motifs at home.

Indulge your passion for art, history and creativity in this unique workshop. Join us to bring these timeless floral designs to life on paper, and let the beauty of traditional motifs inspire your artistic expression.

Our workshop includes complimentary Turkish afternoon tea and sweets so you can savour the delightful flavours of Anatolia while you work.

Add-ons available for this class
  • Turkish charcuterie board for two ($55)
  • Turkish charcuterie board (serves 8-10) ($160)
You can add these when you book (optional).
Knowledge required
Perfect for beginners.
What you'll get
  • All materials supplied: watercolour paper, brushes, and paint.
  • Complimentary Turkish afternoon tea.
  • Completed artwork to take home.
What to bring
Just bring your creative self!
Suitable for

This class is great for individuals and couples as well as for a birthday or hens party.

This would also be a nice gift for her, gift for mum, anniversary gift or birthday gift.


Atolya - Fletcher Community Centre, Kurraka Drive, Fletcher NSW

Watercolour Painting Class: Floral Motifs location
More about this class

This teacher has 38 reviews for their other experiences - which you can see here.

This class is also covered by ClassBento's money-back guarantee.

Your teacher

4.9 (38)
Instagram followers5k

Atolya Art Studio aims to bring the community together by showcasing traditional art forms inspired by Turkish heritage and Islamic art. Our best-selling workshops include our stunning mosaic art classes. Learn intricate geometric mosaic laying techniques to make your very own Turkish traditional mosaic lamp!

Gift this artisan class

With our gift card, they can book this class at a time that suits them

They can also choose from our other 10,000+ classes

Gifting options

More from Atolya

2024-05-24 15:00:00
V48I01Z33L 34c052b7f77f35dccea660a6ce51910d production Newcastle NSW AU newcastle