Upcoming Watercolour workshop offered by Poppy Balser, April 8-12.

Upcoming Watercolour workshop offered by Poppy Balser, April 8-12.

Morning Colours in Digby, 7×11″.  A recent studio watercolour.


April 8th-12th, 2019

Learn how to paint more proficiently with watercolours in a studio setting.

April 8th, 6-9 pm: We will begin by getting to know your fellow students and your instructor with a preliminary meet and greet at Poppy’s home studio. After mingling over a light supper of local seafood and desserts, Poppy will discuss principles to be covered in the upcoming days’ classes. She will provide illustrations using recent works as well as the studies and sketches that were involved in producing those works.

April 9, 10, 11th, indoor classes 9 am-12 pm, 1-4 pm, Digby Fire Hall Classes will begin with a series of exercises designed to increase your familiarity with the behavior of watercolour paints. Then students will apply the skills learned through the exercises in painting their own compositions.

April 12 9 am-12 pm review and critique session, Digby Fire Hall, followed by a farewell lunch at a local eatery (Lunch cost covered in your workshop fee)

Workshop Fee $460 ($400 fee plus 15% sales tax)

Contact Poppy to register or with questions, via email at poppy@poppybalser.com or by phone (902) 247-1910