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A few colours, a brush, a sheet of paper and a pot of water…

This informal and accessible course will give you a real taste of the art of watercolour! Suitable for absolute beginners and anyone who’s ever dipped their brush in their tea, put streaks in their sky and turned green grass brown.

Let David guide you, step-by-step, with demo’s and illustrated examples, through the pitfalls and many pleasures of this challenging medium.

Topics include:

  • essential colours and equipment
  • tone, tint and shade
  • colour mixing
  • laying a (perfect!) wash
  • composition
  • landscape
  • still-life

Class dates:
Thursdays:  21, 28 September; 05, 12, 19 October (5 x 2 hour sessions)

“Thanks more than I can say for helping me to love painting again.”

R.O. Radstock


Frome Cricket Club
The Showground
Frome  BA11 2AH

Dates: Thursday afternoons 14:00 – 16:00

Sessions: 5 x 2 hours

Cost: £75

David regrets that he cannot accept pro rata payments.

You can book online quickly and easily with PayPal. For alternative payment options, please email David.


If you are unwaged or have difficulty paying the full amount for the course, funds may be available to offset some of the cost. Please contact David for details.


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