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Modern Watercolours: Beginner Workshop - Getting Started

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MODERN WATERCOLOURS: Beginner Workshop – Getting Started

Have you been dabbling in watercolours, or thinking about trying it? Join contemporary artist Danielle Folkerts for a fun and enlightening evening of painting at the Tett Centre for Creativity + Learning. This comprehensive watercolour class offers practical theory and key techniques, with plenty of hands on instruction and creative self-exploration. In this class you will discover new skills, broaden your creative tool kit, and build a solid foundation to work from. 

The Modern Watercolours course is perfect for beginners, or experienced artists looking for a fresh perspective. Dive in and learn about different supply brands, where to shop, fundamental techniques, paint transparencies, brush applications and more. Experiment with traditional and modern painting processes and discuss composition, colour mixing, and incorporating unique materials. Enjoy a live painting demonstration, and ample free-time to paint, practice, and play. This class will prepare you to confidently start painting at home!

All materials, worksheets, and still-life scenes are provided for you. Explore a range of imagery including: lemons, pineapples, landscapes, and anything that peeks your interest. Enjoy light refreshments and great company. Feel free to bring your own materials and imagery.

INSTRUCTOR: Danielle Folkerts |

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WHEN: Tuesday, October 23rd 6:00-8:30pm

COST: $55.00 + fees

Registration must be made online. Book early! Spots are limited. Please note, tickets are non-refundable. You may transfer your ticket to another student – please confirm in advance via email. Ticket holder is responsible for collecting funds from replacement student.

WHERE: Activity Room, Room 108, Floor 1

The Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning
370 King Street West, Kingston ON

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Earlier Event: September 8
Kids Creativity Club: ARTFOLIO
Later Event: January 16
Modern Watercolour Workshop - SOLD OUT