Wednesday 18th, 25th, September & 2nd & 9th October, 2019 • 10:00 am - 3:00pm • £200.00

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


During this 4 week discover & develop beginners watercolour course you will have the opportunity to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding and confidence of watercolour painting :


  • Explore tones and monochromatic painting;

  • Mix your own family groups of colours and investigate analogous colour schemes;

  • Discover the principles of complementary colours;

  • Investigate and test techniques such as, washes, wet on wet, lifting, sponging, charging, pen and ink, masking and many more.

  • Explore colour washes, develop truly unique brush marks

    Each session will start from the specially designed exercises 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.


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.

To book a place (or if you have any questions) please contact Pennie and let us know the course or workshop you would like to book on and we shall then send you payment details to send a bank transfer or cheque:


tel: 07851 299140

Terms and conditions: A 50% deposit is required to book a place on any course or workshop with the balance due the week before the start date. In the unlikely event we have to cancel a course or workshop you deposit will be returned to you in full. Should you have to cancel a your place on a workshop or course, your deposit will be returned to you or transferred to another course if your cancellation is 7 days or more before the commencement of the courses or workshop. If less than 7 days notice is given the deposit is non refundable unless we can fill your place in which case it shall be returned to you.