4 Week Course

with artist and tutor David Forster RSW

Thursdays from 10am 

4 Weeks from 9th to 30th July



A short course of four exercises to explore colour in watercolour landscape, how to mix it, and how to use it expressively.


Each class will come in the form of a detailed step-by-step pdf to take you through exercise, together with a forty minute Zoom meeting where advice and simple demonstrations will be offered by the tutor.


The tutor will also be available for online advice as required. Taught by award winning watercolorist David Forster RSW.

Materials List

  • Paint: Winsor Violet / Dioxazine Purple, French Ultramarine, Cadmium Orange, Prussian blue, Cobalt blue, Permanent roseCadmium red (pale), Cadmium lemon- or Winsor and Newton "Winsor lemon"Viridian (Hue)- or Winsor and Newton "Winsor green- blue shade)Burnt Sienna

  • White gouache

  • Optional paints- purple/mauve, orange, turquoise

  • Brushes: round watercolour brushes No's 8 & 3

  • Paper: A3ish sheet or pad watercolour paper 140lb rough

  • Palette: white ceramic or enamel plate

  • HB pencil, pencil sharpener and rubber

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The Edinburgh Drawing School,

13a Great King Street, Edinburgh, EH3 6QW

0131 556 0971  |   07791 121313

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