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$210.00 CAD

Figurative Elements Watercolour Workshop with Peggy Burkosky  

Sept 22nd and 23rd , 2022, 9:30am – 3:00pm.  

Bring life, movement and scale into your scenes with proportional figures. Create action with loose, confident brushstrokes as we paint streets, beaches and countrysides. Plenty of handouts will accompany demonstrations with class paint-alongs and practical tips on the timing and consistency of watercolour paint to wet and dry surfaces.

What to expect:

Day 1:

- Practical tips on composing your painting including palette, values, light source, composition and timing of applying washes to paper.

- Practice painting people.

- Paint along with demos or explore at your own pace.

- Study design principles and elements.

Day 2: 

- Mood changers.

- Negative painting.

- Tips on perspective.

- Drawing made simple.

- Optional critiques.

 A supply list is provided upon purchase of workshop.

About Peggy Burkosky: 

Since 1973 Peggy received training in commercial design and illustration in Vancouver Canada, the Federation of Canadian Artists workshops, travelling to Fabriano in Aquarello International symposium workshops in Fabriano Italy, Croatia and beyond.

She is a member and instructor with the VAWAA (Vacation With An Artist) international organization, the Canadian representative for the International Watercolour Society Museum, honorary Signature Member of the International Plein Air Painters and has received numerous awards from the Federation of Canadian Artists. 

Peggy Burkosky has exhibited in a number of group and solo exhibitions, including a recent solo exhibition at Gallery ExaArt in Osaka, Japan. 

Please note: Contemporaneous health guidelines will be in place. Students must bring their own water containers as well as paper towels.

All classes and workshops are non-refundable. Cancellations made 7 days or more in advance of the workshop or class date, will receive a 100% credit.