Watercolour Painting for Beginners

Learn the basics of watercolour painting at home



1.5 hours Class size 5 to 20

label $45 (or 4 payments of $11.25 Afterpay)

Learn the basic techniques of watercolour painting and paint with Little Rowan Redhead in the comfort of your own home!

In this live streaming class, which is perfect for painting beginners, you will learn some basic watercolour techniques via Zoom. We will cover watercolour paint types, colour mixing, techniques such as wet on wet and wet on dry, how to achieve white and colour removal.

Once the basic techniques have been discussed, everyone will use these techniques to paint a small painting. Finish up with your own stunning artwork and hopefully a new love of watercolours!

This class is perfect for anyone looking to expand their list of fun indoor activities and add some creative spark to their time at home.


Knowledge required
Perfect for beginners.
 
What to bring
  • Paintbrushes
  • Basic watercolour palette which includes all the primary and secondary colours (Micador does a nice affordable set, Koh-I-Noor or Kuretake Gansu Tambi also have great sets. Available in art stores or in an online store like Craft Online)
  • Watercolour paper (minimum 300gsm) - this is important!
  • 2 small jars of fresh water
  • Some rock salt if you have any (but not necessary)
  • Pencil and eraser
Suitable for

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 10 years old). An adult must accompany any attending kids. The adult may observe at the class for free.

Your teacher
Rowan Sivyer
Rowan Sivyer
(Little Rowan Redhead)

Watercolour artist and printmaker

4.9 (32)
15k

I love what I do and I am passionate about teaching, inspiring and helping others to discover their creative selves.

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Lily Wong Oct 2021


Class was held in a lovely location and was a great experience. Small class size.

Sabrina Kruger Oct 2021


Such fun thanks Rowan for all the useful tips. Looking forward to doing a few more practice paintings

Kassandra Voss Aug 2021


Rowan is a brilliant, patient & creative teacher! I now have a new love for Watercolour! Loved being able to attend via Zoom.

Angela Pickett Aug 2021


Thanks for a fantastic class. Learned lots about the basics from choosing paint and brushes to paper. Interesting techniques and lots of ideas to practice

Painting workshop review by Angela Pickett Sydney

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