Watercolour course with Pierre Tougas

Next session: 4 intensive days, October 22-25, 2018

Cours d'aquarelle Intégration d'arrières-plans abstraits et colorés aux divers sujets à l'avant-plan
Watercolour (all levels)
October 22-25, 2018

Limited places, reserve early!

$250 +tx for 4 days (9am to 4pm)

Course Description

The renowned artist Pierre Tougas offers you a unique watercolour course that will allow you to develop projects with different themes. You will see the artist at work in the demo at the beginning of each theme. During this intensive course, you will be able to make two paintings according to the chosen themes.


Pierre Tougas: Works and artistic statement


Against the light (Backlit)

Course Schedule

October 22, 9 am to noon: Demonstration Backlit indoor scene
October 22, 1 to 4 pm: Drawing by the students
October 23, 9 am to 4 pm: Supervision of student work

October 24, 9 am to noon: Demonstration Backlit landscape
October 24, 1 to 4 pm: Drawing of students
October 25, 9 am to 4 pm: Supervision of student work


12 colours: cobalt blue, cerulean blue, ultramarine blue, hookers green, winsor green, scarlet lake, permanent rose, permanent magenta, new gamboge, raw sienna, raw umber, burnt sienna, white poster paint (optional)

Accessories: White plastic palette, wood panel (for attaching the watercolour paper), masking tape (1 in), HB pencil with sharpener, eraser, ruler, masking liquid (Pebeo), water sparyer, kleenex, detergent for washing brushes.

11 brushes: round #1, 3, 6 and 8; Flat ½in, 1in, 2in; Rigger #1; Fan ½in, 1in, 2in; tooth brush

Paper: Arches 300lbs coldpress or 'grain torchon'