Tutor: Julia Borodina


Wednesday 9th October 2019 • 10:00 am - 3:00pm • £50.00

Suitable for all levels • All materials and refreshments included - (just bring a packed lunch).


During this workshop you will explore creating flowers in watercolour:

  • The workshop will start from the specially designed exercise to support your learning, leading to independent practical work during the second half of the day. There will be on-going referencing to inspiring watercolour practitioners and a discussion of their methods. Reference material and handouts will be provided for visual support

  • Produce a study of Peonies or Anemones

  • The focus of the session will be on practising glazes and exploring the importance of nuances

  • You will also explore the influence of warm and cool colours on light and shade, best solutions on how to paint white petals

  • You will learn how a well planned background (its tone, intensity of colour, suggestiveness of the pictorial representation) can set off the whole painting.


Julia Borodina is a Fine Artist trained in Russia and the UK. Her main themes are landscapes and townscapes and has exhibited work at the Annual Exhibition of Royal Society of Painters in Water Colour, the Royal Society of Marine Artists and the Annual Exhibition of Society of Women Artists at the Mall Galleries in London, Royal Society of Birmingham Artists and many other British Galleries.

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T: 01904 651085 or 07851 299140

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