Still Life with Watercolour


$149 Limited inc GST / $119.20 / $134.10
Still Life with Watercolour

<p><b><a href="/courses/art-classes-sydney/painting-classes-sydney-courses-workshops">Learn to paint</a> Still Life with Watercolour in Sydney.</b></p><p>Still life is the art of drawing and colouring


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Course description

Learn to paint Still Life with Watercolour in Sydney.

Still life is the art of drawing and colouring inanimate objects either natural or man made in an interesting composition.

Learn the techniques to sketch and colour an arrangement of objects proportionately. Then explore how to create depth in your still life. Create a beautiful and realistic composition with detailing, light and tone as you learn the essential skills required for watercolour painting.

Ideal for…

Beginners with no drawing or painting experience and students with some experience who want to extend their skills.

Course content
  • Main principles of still life
  • Tips and exercises on pencil shading and sketching
  • Detailing and creating depth in pencil and watercolour
  • Main fundamentals of watercolour for still life
  • Principles of composition and proportion in art
Learning outcomes

At the end of this workshop you will have learned how to:

  • sketch proportionately
  • create different tones in pencil shading and watercolour
  • apply the principles of light and tone
  • create depth in an object
In-class materials provided...
  • Watercolour paints
  • Watercolour sheets (A4)
  • Watercolour brushes
Please bring with you...
  • Pencils: 1 × 2B, 1 x HB and 1 × 2H
  • Sharpener and eraser
  • Plastic ruler
  • Drawing pad (A4)
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

Just show a copy of your course enrolment confirmation.

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Please ensure that you have given a valid email and mobile number as all course changes will be communicated via sms or email.

Course testimonials:

  • Anna said: Hi there Shipra is an amazing artist and we learnt so much from her. My only criticism is that the name of the course was misleading. We had to paint from copying a printed photograph whereas usually still life means drawing from real life objects. She is a 'realist watercolourist' which is quite special so maybe the course name and details should reflect better what she will teach. I'm really happy to have done the course, but it was nothing like what I expected. Thank you!