Watercolour painting the next step
Who is this course for?
This course is for beginners to those with some experience of watercolour painting who would like to try new approaches or build on their existing knowledge with tutor support in a group setting.
You will start with some warm up exercises painting from life and then more freely with the support of your tutor.
Support and feedback
The tutor will provided 1:1 support, feedback and encouragement.
Additional costs and requirements
You will need to bring your own paint, brushes and palette. There will be some basic economy watercolour paper to purchase from the tutor and drawing boards to borrow. If you wish to stretch paper you will need to bring your own board and gum strip.
Please ensure the course is running before you purchase any materials/equipment.
Will I have to do anything outside of the session?
The tutor may recommend artists to look at – this can also be done in class on the tablet.
About the tutor
Fiona is a professional artist living and working in North Devon. She studied Fine Art and Printmaking at Winchester College of Art following which she had her studio in North London moving to Devon in 1992. She is an active committee member of the Westward Ho! and Bideford Art Society. Fiona runs private Life Drawing and Watercolour courses and has been teaching for Learn Devon since 1998. “Art is a personal journey. It is about developing your own creativity and exploring your unique perception of the world around you.” Fiona Balfour – Tutor Learn Devon