Introduction to Watercolour Illustration one day Workshop with Olivia York (School Grades 6-10)

Explore the world of watercolour illustration in this one-day workshop designed for students in Grades 6-10, where they'll learn foundational techniques, experiment with diverse styles, and get creative under expert guidance.

$175

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Introduction to Watercolour Illustration

Level: Beginner/Intermediate/All levels
Ages: School Grades 6 to 10

  • Date: Monday 1 July 2024
  • Time: 9:30 am – 2:30 pm (5 hours with a break)
  • Location: MAC Glenferrie Studio – Level 1, 817B Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn
  • Course fee: $175 inc. GST

 

This Introduction to Watercolour Illustration workshop Olivia will take students into the world of watercolour illustration. This one-day workshop, tailor-made for students in Grades 6-10 exploring the realms of watercolour, gouache, and illustration.

Students will delve into the foundational techniques of watercolour, from mastering colour mixing and brush handling to understanding washes and water control. Through a series of step-by-step demonstrations and personalized feedback, participants will uncover the secrets to crafting beautiful and expressive illustrations.

Throughout the day, students will experiment with diverse styles and subjects. From whimsical characters to enchanting landscapes, they’ll have the freedom to explore their artistic visions in a supportive and encouraging environment, fostering confidence in their creative abilities.

No prior experience is required – just bring your enthusiasm and imagination! Join us for a day filled with artistic exploration and discovery.

Suitable for all skill levels, this class is a good balance of the technical and creative. Olivia strives to help build creative confidence and technical ability. Places will be limited to ensure Olivia can offer one-on-one tuition for each student.

 

Olivia York is a Melbourne-based artist and illustrator, with a passion for Australiana. She creates witty and whimsical watercolour animal characters, which have been featured in books, packaging, homewares and even a food truck.

Her products have been featured in several tv shows, books and magazines including Better Homes and Gardens, Frankie magazine and Koala (Thames & Hudson). Olivia has collaborated with such brands as House, Lalaland, Nutella and Auspost.

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