Learn step by step everything you need to know to produce saleable paintings under the guidance of one of New Zealand's most respected artists. This is a structured course that begins with the basics and builds towards proficiency through practice exercises and demonstration. If you are a total beginner or have some expertise already, this is the course for you.
If you are keen to develop proficiency in watercolour, this is the class that delivers results. Many of Brian’s pupils gain professional status - you could be one of them! This class is not suitable for beginners - you may like to send an example of your work to the office to make sure this class is suitable for you.
Join Graduate Award artist Charlotte Maguire in sensing nature prismatically in an open-ended workshop exploring painting and watercolour. BYO drink bottle and old shirt. This workshop is proudly supported by Auckland Council, Hibiscus & Bays Local Board.
During this weekend workshop, students will learn fundamental watercolour techniques through step-by-step demonstrations, and how these techniques can be synthesised to inform the colour, structure, composition, and most importantly, the concept of a painting. We will also analyse live subject matter to understand the key ideas artists look for to capture in painting,