Sketching in Watercolour

Start date: 13 June 19
Day: Thursday
Course length: -6 day course
Time: 10:00 to 13:00


Full Fee: £93.75

Over 65's Fee: £85.50

Benefit Fee: £74.25

Course Code: £A 22

Tutor: Marilyn Millard

Length: 5 Weeks

Term: Summer Weeks

Type: course Weeks

Code Letter: A Weeks


Learn to draw in pencil and pen, combined with painting to capture various subjects in easy step by step lessons. Ideal for beginners in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere with plenty of guidance. A five week course.

Materials List

Please bring:

Pencils (B)

Rubber (putty)




A4 watercolour paper (300 gsm/140lb, cold pressed

Brushes (round sizes 4 and 8

Plastic palette

Watercolour paints (Cotman, Winsor & Newton in tubes): ultramarine blue or cobalt blue, cadmium yellow, permanent rose, ultramarine blue, burnt sienna.

Dear Student, If you want to add other items to your water colour kit to bring, then extra brushes like round sizes 6, 10 and paints like Raw Sienna or Yellow Ochre, Windsor Blue,, which is a turquise blue, or Phthalo Blue. Lemon Yellow and Sap Green. These additional colours are all recommended, but not essential. Also good to bring some sketch paper A4 size.

Fees & Further Information

Please be aware that your booking starts when you first need access to the room to when you leave. This means that it includes any setting up or clearing up time you may need.

A 30% non-returnable deposit is required for all bookings.

During our term times we cannot accept room bookings that might conflict with any of the courses we offer.
Evening bookings outside of our term times are subject to the availablity of our evening staff.

There is a set up fee of £10.00 per hour for all bookings in the cafe, hall and bar. If your booking takes place outside of our usual opening hours there will be an £8.00 service charge. For single room hire bookings full payment is required at least one week before the date of the booking. For block bookings full payment is required within 30 days of the last date of the room hire.

We reserve the right to refuse any room booking requests.