Expressive Watercolour Landscapes

with artist and tutor David Forster SSA RSW

Thursdays from 1.30pm - 4.00pm

10 Weeks from Thursday 16th January

to Thursday 26th March

(No class Thursday 13th February)

13 Great King Street, EH3 6QW


Explore the potential of this most versatile of mediums for a richer creative experience.


The course will look at brushwork, colour and paint in ways that reach beyond the limitations so often accepted for the medium. For those looking to take their practice forward, as well as those coming to water flour for the first time.

Materials List

  • Paint: Winsor Violet / Dioxazine Purple, Pthalo Turquoise, Cadmium Orange, Prussian blue, Cobalt blueAlizarin crimson, 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: A3 sheets/pad watercolour weight

  • 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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