Drawing and Painting Watercolours

Course Information

Course Code - V1AR245D
Start Date - 18/01/2022
End Date - 29/03/2022
Course Day - Tuesday
No of Weeks - 10
Time - 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Tutor - Penelope Cowley
Drawing and Painting Watercolours
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  • £95.00

Course Description

Drawing and Painting Watercolours

Call Vale Courses 01446 773831 to book your place.


The course is suitable for all levels of ability with gradual and complete instructions every step of the way for each project.
The course will cover practices in drawing and painting with watercolour
You will be sent regular information via email, prior to each project.
Each project will begin with a drawing and exploring techniques session to prepare you for creating the artwork theme for the project. Projects may run for 1-2 weeks or more.
The Online Classes begin with ‘greetings and introductions’ followed by a short pre-made demonstration video for the session.
The session will then continue with step-by-step instructions, to be followed by you. There will be time to create and reflect on your progress, with the tutor and each other.
A short break will take place halfway through for 10mins, which will give you time to chat with each other and grab a cupper.
Sessions will be recorded for you to revisit with a private link to YouTube for everyone who attends the session. You will be given the option to turn off your video prior to recording if you do not wish to be recorded.
Demonstration videos are made to accompany the sessions and are available as a permanent resource from the tutor’s YouTube channel and Website pages.
You will be provided an Invitation and resources links to the website and YouTube channel in an introduction emails prior to the beginning of the course.

By joining the group you agree to-

Not sharing Zoom Details or Youtube links of the recorded sessions to anyone.

Be polite and kind to others and Yourself.


Equipment list:

Hairdryer or heat tool

Sketch pad

Watercolour pad 300 gsm

2x HB pencils, pencil sharpener and putty rubber

At least 5 brushes small, medium, and large, round and flat for watercolours including a Fan and Rigger brush.

2 jars, kitchen towel and masking tape.

Watercolours pans or tubes i.e: Reeves or Winsor & Newton

Waterproof set of Pen and Ink.


White Gouache

Masking Fluid

Recommended colours list:
Cadmium Red, Alizarine Crimson, Cadmium Yellow, Lemon Yellow, Sap Green, Viridian Green, Burnt Sienna, French Ultramarine, Cobalt Blue, Cerulean Blue, Permanent Rose, Opera pink, Violet….the list is extensive so it’s nice to pick a few random extras of your choosing as time goes on to add to your collection.

Venue - Castleland Community Centre

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