Watercolour Painting For Beginners

Learn how to paint with watercolour.
Course Created by Anne Edwards
I am a professional artist with a Masters Degree from the Royal College of Art in London UK. I have taught in Colleges and Universities throughout my career and this has informed and enriched my own work.

I now divide my time between London and Crete / Greece where I have a studio and I show my paintings in Athens in addition to having a number of private clients.

Watercolour painting has always been a part of the creative process for me both as pieces in there own right or to support my Oil Painitngs. I draw on past and present experiences when making my work and this has been and is an incredible journey...

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This is an easy to follow beginners course with detailed instructions from information regarding the materials needed before you start, through to creating a finished painting.The course should take a few weeks, but each student will be working at a different pace and have a different amount of time to devote to practice. There is therefore no definite timeline.

There will be lectures with practical painting exercises which are clearly demonstrated, and information will be available  regarding professional artists' work, with examples shown, which are of relevance to the various lectures. Some of the lectures have additional downloadable material to supplement the learning experience.

This course is for those who have always wanted to learn to paint in Watercolours but have never had the time or the courage to try. This course has been perfected over a number of years and will give students a solid grounding from which to progress. I will also be available for help and to give individual advice.

Course Objectives

  • By the end of the course you will be able to paint a watercolour with confidence and skill
  • In this course you will be advised regarding the materials you will need to make a watercolour painting
  • In this course you will be introduced to Colour theory and shown how to use and apply watercolour paint
  • You will learn how to mix colours and you will be taught a range of painting techniques
  • You will learn about : Composition and how to make a watercolour painting
  • You will be shown watercolour paintings by both professional artists and students

Who Is This For?

  • For this course students do not need to have prior knowledge or experience of watercolour painting.
  • If you have always wanted to learn watercolour painting but have never had the time or the courage to do so then this is the course for you
  • Beginners will benefit most from this course as there will be step by step instructions regarding how to produce a watercolourpainting.
  • If students have done a watercolour course in the past and yet do not feel confident with the medium then this course will benefit them as a refresher course to add to their prior knowledge
  • If students have done a watercolour course in the past and yet do not feel confident with the medium then this course will benefit them as a refresher course to add to their prior knowledge

Course Outline

Chapter 1: Watercolour Painting for Beginners: Painting Techniques

  • Lesson 1
    Materials & Colour
    08:35
  • Lesson 2
    Making Colours
    04:10
  • Lesson 3
    Painting a Wash
    03:19
  • Lesson 4
    Painting Techniques
    04:32
  • Lesson 5
    Composition and Painting Me…
    03:39

Chapter 2: Watercolour Painting for Beginners: Producing a Watercolour Painting

  • Lesson 6
    Painting Demonstration Stage 1
    09:28
  • Lesson 7
    Japanese Watercolours
    02:29
  • Lesson 8
    Examples of Watercolour Pai…
    04:01
  • Lesson 9
    Painting Demonstration Stage 2
    06:25
  • Lesson 10
    Course Summary
    03:41

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