Watercolour

The Art Centre offers classes for all levels of experience and ability. Our classes are held in light, airy studios providing a stimulating atmosphere in which to work. For more information on our kids, teens or adult day and night classes contact the Ku-ring-gai Art Centre on 9424 0310 or artcentre@kmc.nsw.gov.au

Semester 1 2020

• Term 1: 28 January - 30 March
• Term 2: 27 April - 29 June

Exploring techniques

When: Monday
Time: 9am - 12pm
Fee: $275 per nine-week term
Tutor: Tina Spira
Course No: 1

Learn new techniques and mediums in a relaxed atmosphere. Try watercolour and gouache on various surfaces such as vellum, ivorine and black paper. Develop your pencil drawing skills, gilding techniques and much more. Some drawing skills required.

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Watercolour - Objects and compositions

When: Monday
Time: 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Fee: $275 per nine-week term
Tutor: Shipra Shah
Course No: 5

Explore the beauty, versatility and delicate nature of watercolours. This course will develop skills and confidence to use watercolours for object drawing and still life. Topics include the principles of watercolour application and theory, sketching proportionately, creating depth in an object, detailing with light and tone, and the fundamentals of perspective and composition. Suitable for beginners or intermediate level.

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Watercolour (Tuesday)

When: Tuesday
Time: 9am - 12pm
Fee: $285 per nine-week term (including 1 model session)
Tutor: Ann Milch
Course No: 11
Enjoy the beauty and magic of watercolour. It’s a great class for beginners to advanced. Be part of this dynamic class that covers composition, colour theory, tone and design.

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Watercolour for all

When: Wednesday
Time: 12.30pm - 3.30pm
Fee: $285 per nine-week term (including one model session)
Tutor: John Wells
Course No: 22

Join this fun, relaxed course and discover this wonderful, soft yet powerful medium. You’ll begin by learning basic techniques, colour mixing and effects. Bring along your own subject - a favourite photo of a landscape, loved one or pet. You’ll be amazed by your progress in only a very short time.

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The art of watercolour (night)

When: Wednesday
Time: 7pm - 9.30pm
Fee: $285 per nine-week term (including one model session)
Tutor: Dee Jackson
Course No: 24

The vibrant freshness in watercolour allows you to create expressive and beautiful paintings and combine aspects of nature, animals and the human form. We’ll look at shadows (value), shapes (proportion) and composition (structure). Techniques and methods will also be shown. All levels are welcome.

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The art of watercolour (day)

When: Friday
Time: 9am - 12pm
Fee: $285 per nine-week term (including one model session)
Tutor: Dee Jackson
Course No: 37

The vibrant freshness in watercolour allows you to create expressive and beautiful paintings and combine aspects of nature, animals and the human form. We’ll look at shadows (value), shapes (proportion) and composition (structure). Techniques and methods will also be shown. All levels are welcome.

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Watercolour, the world around us

When: Friday
Time: 12.30am - 3.30pm
Fee: $285 per nine-week term (including one model session)
Tutor: John Wells
Course No: 41

Join this relaxed, fun class and discover the artist you always knew you were. Under the guidance of your experienced tutor, you will tackle subjects as diverse as Australian landscape, focusing on gum trees, painting an animal or bird, figures, buildings, and portraits. By the end of the term you will have gained enough confidence to be able to say, “I can paint anything”. All levels welcome.

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