Learn the foundations of watercolor painting with local artist Roberta Shaw of Paper Scissor Print in a beautiful loft setting.
Join in on a creative day of learning the joy and potential of watercolor painting in a relaxed friendly atmosphere. Perfect for those new to watercolor painting or those looking to expand their basic skills through hands on demonstration and practical experience. From materials to terminology, you will leave with a solid understanding of the foundations of watercolor painting.
Become familiar with common watercolor painting techniques through guided exercises with maximum time focused on painting and practical experience. Go home feeling empowered with the new skills you will gain, and be able to confidently apply them to your own work.
All materials included in the workshop fee, plus go home with a mini kit of watercolor goodies to help you continue your passion after the workshop.
About your instructor:
Roberta Shaw holds a BFA from the University of Calgary in Printmaking. Her private practice includes: watercolor painting, drawing, digital art and bookbinding with a special focus on portraiture. She has over six years of consecutive teaching experience at the Alberta College of Art and Design ( now Alberta University of the Arts) in the Continuing Education Program. Sharing her passion for art and creating opportunites for others to develop a love of the arts is a lifelong ambition.