Watercolour Workshops coming up!

Join us for one of our popular WATERCOLOUR workshops with Twila!

Seascapes in Watercolour with artist Twila Robar-DeCoste.

Waves, rocks and surf present great subjects for the water-colourist. In this workshop we will learn a few tips and techniques for creating interesting seascapes.Handouts and demonstrations will be given.

Materials: 2-3 sheets of 140 lb CP watercolour paper, 8″x10″ or a bit larger. Paints: ultramarine blue, cobalt blue, Payne’s grey, cadmium yellow medium, burnt umber or burnt sienna. A 3/4 inch or larger wash brush; 6, 8, 10 or larger round brushes; tissues and paper towels.

Sep 26 Thursday 10:00-2:30 pm only $75 +tax per person.
30 min lunch break – bring your own. Limited space.
No drop-ins,
Pre-registration required by calling: 902-843-9464


Dynamic Skies in Watercolour with artist Twila Robar-DeCoste.

Skies form the backdrop of almost every landscape, and are often a challenge to do successfully. Here we will explore the light and colours overhead, making the painting task more enjoyable. Handouts and demonstrations will be given.

Materials: 2-3 sheets of 140 lb CP watercolour paper, 8 x 10 or a bit larger. Paints: ultramarine blue, cobalt Blue, Thalo blue, Payne’s grey, cadmium yellow medium, quinacridone magenta or close colour, burnt umber or burnt sienna. A 3/4 inch or larger wash brush, 6, 8, 10 or larger round brushes; tissues and paper towels.

Oct 10 Thursday 10:00-2:30 pm only $75 +tax per person.
30 min lunch break – bring your own. Limited space.
No drop-ins,
Pre-registration required by calling: 902-843-9464


Painting Plentiful Pumpkins, Gorgeous Gourds in watercolour with artist Twila Robar-DeCoste.
We live in a province of abundance. In this workshop we will paint colourful and delightful pumpkins. These guys have real character and personality. Come and get acquainted with colour and form again. Just in time for Halloween.

You will need to bring: Two pieces of 7.5″x11″, 140 lb Cold Press watercolour paper. Watercolour paint in Cadmium Orange, Ultramarine Blue, Alizarin Crimson (or close equivalent) and Burnt Sienna (or Burnt Umber). Brushes 4 and 6 round and a ½” or ¾” inch flat wash brush. A pencil and eraser.

Oct 24 Thursday 10:00-2:30 pm only $75 +tax per person.
30 min lunch break – bring your own. Limited space.
No drop-ins,
Pre-registration required by calling: 902-843-9464


Visual Voice is located at 128 King St, Truro, NS – get directions here.

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