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Watercolours (Beginners and Improvers)

Tuesday (6.45pm – 8.45pm)

This course is ideal for those who have never painted before but would like to learn in a friendly and supportive environment with an experienced teacher.  The course starts with the basics and allows you to acquire a range of useful technical skills.  Experimenting with watercolour you can choose the following subjects to develop your techniques:

Still life

By the end of the course you will be able to:

Colour mixing;
Brush selection;
Stretch paper;
Apply colour washes; and
Use the paint to bring out the full translucent quality of the medium.


No prior experience or qualifications needed. However, the course is suitable for complete beginners and improvers.


Some materials are included in the cost of the course with the exception. You will also need to bring:
An apron
Additional small purchases will be advised

  • Fees
    • Autumn term – £174.32

      Spring term – £149.04

      Summer term – £161.68

  • Enrolment
    • Online enrolment available from:

      1st August for autumn term

      4th December for spring term

      18th March for summer term