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4 Week Beginner Watercolour Series


  • Qualico Family Center 330 Assiniboine Park Drive Winnipeg, MB, R3P 2N7 Canada (map)

4 Week Beginner Watercolour Series @ Assiniboine Park

Join local artist Cori Jaye for a four-week Introduction to Watercolour Painting series. Learn about basic watercolour techniques that you will then apply to create works of art! This is a perfect class for anyone who would like to experiment with a new medium. You will paint everything from landscapes to jellyfish, learning tips and tricks along the way. The four-week series ends with an animal painting class, where you are encouraged to bring your own reference photo, creating a unique to you, special piece of art. Beginners welcome!

Class 1: Intro to Watercolour Exercises + Sky Painting
Class 2: Watercolour Basics + Mountain Painting
Class 3: Jellyfish Painting
Class 4: Animal Painting (bring your own reference photo)

Fee: $90 + GST, plus $85 full kit fee
Member Fee: $81 + GST, plus $85 full kit fee
Date: Thursdays, September 19 - October 10
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: Qualico Family Centre (330 Assiniboine Park Drive)

Sign up for the class on the Assiniboine Park website (button below), and purchase your full class kit on this website (button below). Please make sure you do both :)

The kit includes professional watercolour paints and watercolour paper pad, three watercolour brushes, artist tote board, mixing palette, and artist tape. Total investment of $175.00 (class + supply fee).


About the Instructor:
Cori Jaye Elston studied at the Ontario College of Art and Design in Toronto, Ontario and has a Graphic Design Diploma from Red River College. A selection of Cori's vibrant and dynamic art was featured in the Community Gallery at The Pavilion in the Summer 2018. "My chosen subject matter surrounds Love, Power, and Spirituality. I often paint romantic scenes, expressing feelings of connection and respect. It is also common for me to paint animals which hold particularly powerful spiritual meanings, such as lions or elephants that signify special strengths. My paintings are an expression of my yearning to share love and power in this reality and often reflect my connection to the non physical world."

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