Art Workshop

Watercolours Workshop

Start your journey with watercolour painting as I guide you through essential techniques. Carefully prepared step-by-step lessons are designed to challenge and inspire, providing you with the opportunity to practice and refine your skills.

Using watercolours is like going on a creative adventure – they’re spontaneous and let happy accidents happen, adding a special touch to the art. Whether you’re creating peaceful scenes with gentle washes or lively bursts of colour, watercolours bring your paintings to life.

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Cost of workshop




Hours per lesson

Foundations of Watercolour Painting

From mastering the delicate art of washes to exploring the magic of wet-on-wet and wet-on-dry methods, you'll gain a deep understanding of how to manipulate watercolours to create stunning effects. You will learn about principles of composition and balance, allowing you to create visually harmonious and expressive artworks.

Tools and Materials

Tools and Materials

Personalised feedback and support

Receive constructive feedback from experienced artist to enhance your skills. Training aims to help you progress artistically at your own pace and increase your confidence in a supportive environment. Each student is nurtured and encouraged to develop their skills.

Online exhibition

After completion of the workshop we are going to hold an online art exhibition. Your family and friends would be able to view it too if you share a link with them.

No Experience Required

This course is open to all skill levels, from complete beginners to seasoned artists looking to refine their skills. My goal is to create a welcoming and inclusive space where everyone can explore the joy of painting. My step-by-step lessons are easy to follow, ensuring that everyone can benefit from the workshops.

Materials Needed

All you need to start is watercolour paper, watercolour paints, brushes, and a desire to create. The full list of required materials will be provided 2 weeks before start of course.

Class times

Wednesdays 9:00-14:30


Albert Edward Hall Community Centre
Legerton Drive
CO16 8BW
United Kingdom


If you have any questions:
Mobile: 07745110027

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Your tutor

Mariya McAllister

is a professional artist based in Clacton on Sea, UK.

She is dedicated to fostering the artistic potential of students, whether they’re stepping into the world of art for the first time or already have some experience.

Her friendly personality, paired with a patient and encouraging approach, ensures that classes are not only instructive but also enjoyable for everyone involved.

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