Watercolour for Beginners and Improvers


The next 6 week course starts February 10th


6 x 2 hour sessions 


Classes held in D2, HCMC, Vietnam


In this new short course you will learn  at least 20 watercolour techniques,

the science of watercolour paper, the history of colour and colour theory amongst other things. I am an experienced professional artist who has taught drawing and painting at Batchelor level in a UK school of art. Watercolour is the most fascinating and challenging painting medium .  In this course, I hope to dispell some of the myths and mysteries.


Lesson 1. How to choose the right materials to get the results you want.  Colour theory. 8 watercolour techniques. Sky and clouds


Lesson 2.  8 more watercolour techniques. Creating light and distance in a landscape. 


Lesson 3.  Techniques for trees and how to give the impression of distance 


Lesson 4.  The courage of creating light and shade. Contrast and complementary colours.


Lesson 5. Subtelty of tone. Flowers and glass.


Lesson 6. The human portrait. There is no such thing as 'skin colour'


Fee: $260/ 5,850,000vnd - Max 6 students per class. 


The price includes:-


  • 12 hours of expert tuition

  • Online support for your private study

  • Specialist materials to use in class

  • A Refreshing drink to keep your creativity levels up!


Students must bring their own watercolour paint and brushes. Beginners please ask for a shopping list. 


Classes are held beside the water at The Deck restaurant before the first customers come for lunch. It's a perfect way to start your day.