Botanical Art with Watercolour

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Course description

Learn to paint Botanical Art with Watercolour in Sydney.

Botanical art is a unique and specialised art form which captures the colour, precision and detail of plants to realistically represent their natural beauty.

Starting with a brief introdcution and recap in botanical art you will deepen your knowledge of watercolour application.

Learn new watercolour techniques and develop skills that are needed in preaparing and completing a beautiful detailed artwork. Practice your watercolour application for botanical art with various specimens.

Ideal for…

This course is ideal for students that have attended either the Introduction to Botanical Art workshop or have other watercolour painting experience.

Course content
  • Principles of botanical art
  • Watercolour and colour mixing techniques
  • Problem solving
  • Atmospheric perspective and composition
  • Illusion of three dimension
Learning outcomes

By the end of this Botanical Art course you will have

  • learned new painting techniques
  • deepen and practiced your watercolour skills
  • created a three dimension illusion
  • know-how’s on how to solve painting problems
  • be confident to attempt an object in botanical art yourself
What you will get
  • Desk and easels
  • Water containers
Please come prepared

Please click link below for the list of materials

Other Information

Students are eligible for a 10% discount at:

  • Tillys Art Supplies, Darling St, Rozelle
  • Newtown Art Supplies, King St, Newtown
  • Eckersley’s Art, 93 York Street, Sydney CBD ph. 02 9299 4151

Just show a copy of your course enrolment confirmation.

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This course has no current classes. Please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join Waitlist

Course testimonials:

  • Mona said: Shippi's teaching is very effective and practical. Classes were very enjoyable and we wanted a longer course.

  • Wendy said: I liked gaining confidence with techniques and how to address challenge. Shippi's teaching style was practical and accessible. I was encouraged to be confident and the class was calming and quiet.

  • Lara said: Shippi is a very talented artist to learn from, however I found myself wishing the classes had more structure. The class materials list could be revised, as many of the paint names there are not correct.

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