St. Albert Painters Guild

Exploring Watercolour – Intermediate

  • 13 Apr 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Painter's Studio - St. Albert Place
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Exploring Watercolour – Intermediate

with Frances Alty-Arscott


This landscape watercolour workshop is designed for those individuals who have already mastered the basics of working in watercolour.  Students will learn to enhance the freshness in their work by experimenting with new ideas and alternative painting techniques.  There will be demonstration and class discussion but students will be encouraged to explore their own personal direction through individualized instruction.

Previous experience in the watercolour medium is required for this workshop. 


Please bring the paints, brushes, paper and general materials you have been

using in your painting. If you need to purchase additional materials, the

following is a SUGGESTED list only.

WATERCOLOUR PAPER - 140 lb. block or 140 lb. individual sheets. Masking

tape and a thick piece of cardboard are required to mount paper

WATERCOLOUR PAINT - tubes or cakes. Following colours recommended:

Alizarin Crimson, Quinacridome Pink (Daniel Smith

Lemon Yellow, Sap Green, Cadmium Yellow, Orange and Red

Prussian Blue, French Ultramarine, Winsor Violet

Leaf Green (Holbein), Lamp Black

BRUSHES - 2 brushes required - 3/4 flat synthetic brush and a 3/4” or 1”

synthetic/natural hair oval brush


1 palette box with large mixing trays

1 palette knife

HB pencil

Several water containers

1 rag

A Heavyweight Sketch Book for Wet and Dry Media (Recommending: Bee

Paper Super Deluxe Sketchbook, 93lb, 14’ x11”) 

*Contact the workshop coordinator if you have to cancel the registration. Please note fees are transferable, but not refundable.

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