artPontiac :: Make/live/see art

July 8 and 15
Exploring Watercolour: 2 Intermediate Step-by-step Course

Linda Girard

Registration fee:
Members $120
non members $140

Materials fee: $40
(optional starter watercolour kit)

Age: 16+ | 9 am - 4 pm

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This course will provide participants with some experience to work with more challenging techniques toward personal creations. Participants will use wax, gum arabic and salt to create special effects on various sizes and types of paper. Drawing skills are useful for success in this course. An optional starter watercolour kit will be provided for a fee of $40.

Materials fee: $40
(optional starter watercolour kit)

If the participant has the following list of materials, purchasing the optional starter kit is not required.

  • 140 lbs rough or smooth watercolour paper pad
  • 2H pencil and eraser
  • Tracing paper
  • 12-15 tubes of Pebeo, Winsor Newton, 
  • Da Vinci or Van Gogh watercolours
  • Palette for blending washes
  • Variety of watercolour brushes
  • Frisket or masking fluid
  • Course salt