Watercolour, Finding Your Way with Linda Hillier

Artist's statement:

"With many years of teaching experience, I am energized by the sharing of knowledge and skills and seeing each person's unique artistic development."

Learn how to break down the process of watercolour painting into manageable steps and avoid common pitfalls.  Let Linda guide you through the important stages, from the initial inspiration to the finished piece.

Topics will include:

- Drawing (from your initial inspiration)
- Composition, design and monochromatic studies
- Image transfer to paper and paper type
- Colour wheel review, colour mixing and choice of colour scheme
- Different watercolour techniques, which will be addressed in the context of your own painting 

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Linda as always, will provide plenty of individual help and constructive critiques as you discover and develop your own pathway to success.

*Please note: This course is designed for students with some watercolour experience.

Some comments from her students: 

"a first-rate class. . .She is so good at explaining colour theory etc., and taking us through the process of painting a watercolour masterpiece!" - SB

"Linda is an excellent teacher and the workshop was very well done. . .I will be interested in other workshops that Linda might give.  Her work is beautiful". - MC


Dates: Oct. 3, 17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28 (8 weeks) (No class on Oct. 10th)

Time:  Tuesdays, 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Location: Kanata Art Club Studio, 630 Cameron Harvey Road, Kanata

Fees:  KAC members - $200, non-members - $235.00

Registration will open to KAC members on August 15th.  It will open to the general public on August  22nd.  To register, email: registrar@kac1.ca. You will receive a response indicating if a spot is available, and information regarding payment options.

Registration is limited and offered on a first-come, first-served basis.  Fees must be paid in full at the time of registration.   Kanata Art Club reserves the right to cancel a class where there is insufficient registration. 

To withdraw prior to the start date, please contact the registrar at registrar@kac1.ca.  A cheque for a full refund less an administrative fee of $15.00 will be issued if a written request is received no less than one week prior to the start of the first class (i.e., on September 6th).  There will be no refund issued beyond that date.