Watercolour and Wine!

What to Bring

  • Photograph/image of a portrait you want to paint

What to Wear

  • Casual

Watercolour and Wine!

About This Class

Class Schedule

  • Duration: 3 hours

What You Will Learn

  • Learn about different materials including different papers, paint mixes and brushes
  • Learn about graded washes, preliminary sketches, wet-in-wet technique, hard and soft edges, mixing and applying colour
  • How to paint from life and how to plan a composition

What You Get

  • Wine to enjoy throughout the night to get your creative juices flowing!
  • An overview of painting equipment and materials
  • Your own completed watercolour painting to take home!


Discover the joys of watercolour painting through this introductory course. Suitable for beginners, this course will teach you the basics of watercolour painting including tools, techniques and terminology. Through practicals and demonstrations, you will learn about colour mixing, paint application, painting from life, colour intensity and washes, composition and drawing, and how to control the medium to achieve different effects. You will study a still life composition and leave with a your own completed watercolour painting. You will also leave with a good grasp of the watercolour painting method and the endless possibilities that lay ahead.


Julia Townsend is a South Australian based Artist specialising in painting and drawing. She has studied art in both France and Australia, and has exhibited extensively. Julia is very passionate about creativity and self-expression, and uses painting and drawing as a means of achieving this. She has a strong sense of colour and form within her work, and a great interest in abstraction and contemporary art.


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Jul 2017
Watercolour and Wine! - 27 Jul 2017 6:30 PM

Having never done watercolour painting before, the workshop provided a relaxed and friendly space to try something different.