TERM 1, 2021
9 classes from Feb 9th to April 6th
1-4pm and 6-9pm
PRIORITY BOOKING OPENS DEC 1, 2020
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Watercolour is a most beautiful transparent medium, clean and green,
it's also atmospheric, full of surprises and challenges.
My classes are designed to introduce and guide beginners through to
experienced level students in mastering preparatory drawings and
the magic of watercolour.
Our focus is on developing your own style whilst trying out watercolour techniques.
Each session starts with a technique or design theory for you to play with and
incorporate into your own art practice. Some terms we focus on
particular elements, styles or subject to experiment with.
My classes are mostly mixed levels of painters.
Bring your own subject matter with all your resources and workings and
your preferred table easel.
sketchbook and spare watercolour paper essential for every class!
Wet-in-wet colour mixing
Wet-in-dry colour mixing
colour wheel and palette selection
LESS is more and LOTS MORE!!
Email me if there's something on your mind!
Venue: Gifford Gallery
27a Poronui St Mt Eden
Beginner's Painting sets available for
This set includes:
4 artist quality colours
1 squirrel mop brush (mid size) and
1 full sheet exhibition grade
cotton rag watercolour paper
limited stock, first in, first served
add to your class booking
Amanda's daily demonstrations include
an emphasis on design principles, composition, colour and value relationships.
By helping you to simplify what you see and how you think, Amanda will work with you to develop quick and energetic painting skills whilst focusing on your painting "idea".
A wonderful opportunity to paint with a contemporary watercolour master.
Please note, bookings are confirmed only
on receipt of full payment.
"Just want to thank you so much for the class last night - your encouragement and grace is so
wonderful. I still can't believe I actually painted! And I'm thrilled with my effort, please tell me that
tomorrow is Wednesday!!!" :) Katherine
PLEASE NOTE: Filming of my demonstrations is not permitted during classes and workshops but you are welcome to take a few photographs. Please ask permission to photograph other student's artwork.
TERMS & CONDITIONS
Enrolments are confirmed on receipt of payment in full. Students who are currently enrolled in a class will be given preferential booking to enroll in the following term.
Following the preferential booking deadline, enrollments will be opened to new students. Classes must be booked for the full term, no part term or single classes will be booked.
Refunds, less a $50 administration fee, will be made to students who withdraw from a course up to 10 days before course commencement. No refunds will be made after this date. We reserve the right to provide a substitute tutor or reschedule a class if necessary. Refunds will be made for any classes cancelled by me. Filming of my demonstrations is not permitted but you are welcome to take a few photographs.
Photographs taken by me may be used for marketing purposes. Amanda is a qualified in Adult Education; special needs and school-age student tuition is not available - please do not be offended if your application is declined. Depending on circumstances high-need adults may be accepted with an attending helper/caregiver, please contact me to discuss.