NatureArt Lab

Studio Art Course : PAINTING WITH WATERCOLOUR ONE - 21 July to 11 August 2022 (Beginners)

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Learn to paint with watercolour through our comprehensive four-week evening foundation course!

About the course: 

This four-week afternoon course provides a solid introduction to learning to paint with watercolour. Through a series of enjoyable exercises, swatch experiments and projects students will learn about paints, brushes and papers, the different properties of pigments and a series of techniques for applying watercolour paint to paper. Each week you will learn a new skill and technique to be added to your 'toolbox' for use with your watercolour art practice. 

Dates: 21 July to 11 August 2022

Days/Times: Thursdays  1.30pm to 4.30pm

Venue: NatureArt Lab, M16 Workspace, 21 Blaxland Crescent, Griffith, ACT

    Pre-requisite/experience level: This course is suitable for beginner painters aged 16+ and those wanting to revise their fundamental watercolour skills and knowledge.  No knowledge or experience of watercolour is necessary.

    About the tutor:

    Eraine McArthur is a practicing artist studying watercolour under the renowned natural history artist and NatureArt Lab tutor, Lesley Wallington. Eraine turned to art to manage chronic pain, and has learnt about connection to “self” through art, and its capacity to reduce stress and help those with trauma & PTSD.  Eraine reinvigorated her appreciation for natural history during trips to the South Pacific region over a 30-year career as a nurse in the Australian Army.

    Eraine tutors the beginner watercolour group and intermediate watercolour group at NatureArt Lab in Canberra and enjoys connecting with others in our community who find inspiration in the natural world. She is also supporting Veterans and children through her interests in Art Therapy. Eraine has exhibited her artwork in Canberra.

    Refund Policy:  Any changes or cancellations made by NatureArt Lab for any reason are 100% refunded or credited (for use on another course).  Any cancellations made by the purchaser are refunded (or held in credit) for the total amount LESS a $60 administrative processing fee.  Special consideration for waiving the $60 fee for compassionate/ extraordinary circumstances can be granted by NatureArt Lab by writing to info@natureartlab.com.au.

    COVID-19 Policy: Students on NatureArt Lab studio courses or workshops are required to comply with all stated COVID-19 requirements specified at the time of booking.  This includes showing proof of double vaccination prior to entry at the NatureArt Lab premises, use of sanitiser on entry and during the course/workshop and maintaining social distancing. Any additional COVID-19 related restrictions and/or requirements will be conveyed by email prior to the course/workshop.  This policy will be reviewed and amended as ACT Government policy is changed and these changes will also be conveyed to students prior to commencement.

    Discount Policy: Students may be eligible for Seniors Discount and/or Member Discounts on checkout.  If you are unsure about eligibility or how to claim this discount, please email info@natureartlab.com.au.

    Please contact us if you have any questions at: info@natureartlab.com.au 

    Watercolour by Eraine McArthur