Modern Watercolours: Beginner Essentials

May 29, 2019 - 6:00 pm


Curious about watercolour painting? Start today!

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 live painting demonstrations, and ample free-time to paint, practice, and play. This class will prepare you to confidently start painting at home!

All materials and a worksheet are provided for you.

Explore a range of imagery and bring anything that peeks your interest.

Enjoy light refreshments and great company. Register today! Ages 16+

When: Wednesday, May 29th 6:00-9:00pm

Instructor: Danielle Folkerts

Learn more at:

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Demo Key Images: Lemons, Melons & Fruits

* OR bring your own reference photographs.

Where: Activity Room, 1st Floor, Room 108

Tett Centre for Creativity & Learning, 370 King Street West

(Find the studio on the bottom floor – lake level).




Please have a physical ticket or online ticket present at sign-in. Thank you!

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. Thank you for understanding.