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Mindful Watercolour and Gouache Painting Class

5(7 reviews)
learn to mindfully paint a picture from reference in watercolour or gouache
10 Students
£15 pp
1.5 hour
Beginner
Next available date:11th May 2021
About this class

Painting is a great way to relax and clear your head.

In this online workshop I will demonstrate how to use gouache and watercolour paint and what the differences are. (If you would like to use acrylic paints, you are very welcome to do so but the result may be a bit a bit different.) I will make a painting from scratch and I invite you to join me in the process whilst answering any questions you may have in the meantime.

In this class we will be painting from a reference photo which you can download for free from…

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What you will learn
  • Getting to know Watercolour Painting Materials
  • How to use a reference picture as inspiration
  • using the wet on wet technique
What you will need
  • Paint
  • Brushes
  • Paper

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Latest Reviews
5(7 reviews)
André Garcia - April 23rd
Irene was a great teacher, and guided me through all the basics of the craft. I am a total beginner, so she was very patient and careful answering all my questions. I wish it was an in-person class, so she could see what I was doing at my paper, as long as I was doing it; but times are like they are, so it was nice to have this introduction, despite the virtual experience's limitations.
Hubert Dagbo - March 10th
Great class had allot of fun with my wife
Amanda - January 29th
Lovely relaxing 1.5 hours.... Invest in some good paints first and lots of space to get comfy.
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Hi Everyone,

Makings and Musings was born out of the wish to create a space where everyone was welcome to join and create. A space where stress ebbs away and where mindspace is born. Irene is an illustrator from Holland who lives and works in London. Her work focusses on the human experience and she used watercolour, charcoal and inks in her work. In her classes she wants to show how relaxing it is to make something creative. In our classes we focus on the act of creating over the end result as you will learn so much more when…

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Reviews

André Garcia - April 23rd
Irene was a great teacher, and guided me through all the basics of the craft. I am a total beginner, so she was very patient and careful answering all my questions. I wish it was an in-person class, so she could see what I was doing at my paper, as long as I was doing it; but times are like they are, so it was nice to have this introduction, despite the virtual experience's limitations.
Hubert Dagbo - March 10th
Great class had allot of fun with my wife
Amanda - January 29th
Lovely relaxing 1.5 hours.... Invest in some good paints first and lots of space to get comfy.
Lily - January 28th
Really enjoyed the class, very easy going and was pleased with the result. Would recommend it.
Anya - January 9th
Irene was a very warm teacher, simple explanations and tips, very enjoyable mindful class. I came to it as a total beginner but can imagine that someone with more experience would also have plenty to take away and enjoy.
Alexandra - November 3rd
Lovely tutor! Such a relaxing class
Ka Yin - July 27th
Enjoy the watercolour class! Irene is amazing and explain each step very clearly and it's easy to follow!