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In-Person Essential Watercolour Workshop with David McEown

April 23, 2023

In-Person Essential Watercolour Workshop
with David McEown

Program Description

This introduction to essential watercolour techniques and colour perception exercises will prepare participants to paint directly from nature with this travel-friendly medium. Learn how to interpret and translate sketches and photo references of a trillium into a painting.

This studio program is a special opportunity for beginners as well as seasoned artists to fine-tune observational and technical skills under the guidance of David McEown, an award-winning artist and master of watercolour painting.

Program Details

Level: Beginner/Intermediate* 
*also for Intermediate artists that want to review and practice colour mixing and watercolour techniques  

Materials: Not included. Please click below for a list of suggested Materials List.

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About the Instructor

British Columbia-based artist David McEown has used the medium of watercolour for the past 30 years to explore and express many of the planet’s biomes. The subjects of his paintings span from the North Pole to Antarctica. David’s work is represented in collections worldwide.  

David is a Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, a graduate of the Ontario College of Art and Design and an elected member of the Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour, which in 2005 and 2018 awarded him the society’s prestigious A.J. Casson Medal. He is also a sought-after teacher and has conducted workshops and presentations for numerous art societies and museums. 


April 23, 2023
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