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Watercolour Weekend: Mixing Colours

with artist & tutor Jenny Matthews RSW Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th November 10am - 4pm

  • Ended
  • 275 British pounds
  • Great King Street

Service Description

Learn More About Mixing Colours. Knowing how to create your own colours is a key skill when creating original and exciting watercolour paintings. This flower-themed workshop will concentrate on developing your colour mixing abilities. This workshop will encourage you to introduce more freedom and movement into your watercolours, whether it is the first time you have tried them, or if you have painted in watercolour over many years. The emphasis will be on spontaneity of technique and colour, bringing exuberance into your paintings through understanding the capabilities of watercolour. This course is suitable for all levels from complete beginners to the more experienced watercolour painter. Since graduating from Edinburgh College of Art in 1986 with a degree in Drawing and Painting, Jenny has been a professional artist exhibiting around the UK and abroad. She is known for her colourful and sensitive depictions of flowers and plants, both cultivated and wild. To bring: watercolours, either tubes or pans including Permanent Rose variety of sizes of watercolour brushes watercolour paper: your preferred brand, minimum size A3 stretched on a board or at least 300gsm unstretched (Jenny uses Fabriano Artistico NOT/cold press) or a large watercolour pad large palette/s (Jenny uses white dinner plates) paper towels/muslin

Cancellation Policy

We will provide a 50% refund if you give written advance notice up to 30 days before the course start date. 0% refund 30 days before a course starts. Please note there is an administration fee of £5 payable in respect of such refunds to cover payment processing fees. You will need to inform a member of administration staff in writing by emailing EDS at Additionally, if you withdraw for any reason after the course has started you will not be entitled to a refund. We are a small business and we depend on every booking to ensure that classes can go ahead. If a student is unable to attend a class due to illness, then EDS must be informed immediately so that the tutor can be notified. If you are missing a class because you suspect that you have developed Covid-19, please let us know immediately so that we can alert fellow student and tutors. Non-attendance of classes/workshops does not automatically mean a refund, however EDS will assess the circumstances with fair and reasonable consideration.

Contact Details

  • 13A Great King Street, Edinburgh, UK

    + 0131 556 0971

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