Watercolour Painting Studio

Students will learn the basics of watercolour painting, and further develop their level of skill and knowledge with this medium, as well as exploring watercolour as a tool for creative expression.

Topics include colour mixing and theory, brushwork, and wash techniques. Studio work will be supported by demonstrations, slide presentations, and critiques.

This course is offered in partnership with OCAD University to offer a wide range of courses for enhancing your career expertise in web, design, photography, analytics, and technology. 


Working with your OCAD U Account

As a student, you will receive an OCAD U user account, which will grant you access to the OCAD U learning management system, called Canvas. Your Canvas account will be enabled one week prior to the start date of your course. Login at canvas.ocadu.ca.

Contact continuingstudies@ocadu.ca for assistance with using your account.

Certificate Options

Many OCAD U courses can be applied towards a certificate. Explore certificates offered by OCAD U to learn more.

Note that students seeking a certificate must register with OCAD U via the APPLY link on the page for the certificate concerned.  

Contact continuingstudies@ocadu.ca for questions concerning certificates available or to confirm your chosen set of courses will qualify.


Learning Outcomes

  • Been introduced to a range of contemporary watercolour practices, and engaged in conversations around the medium.
  • Learned basic qualities of watercolour paint, including transparency and permanence.
  • Developed an understanding of the relationships between pigment, water and surface.
  • Worked with the principle methods and tools of watercolour painting.
  • Begun to develop a personal style based on the above key attributes of watercolour
Location:
Online
Session:
Winter 2021
Date & Time:
22 Feb 2021 to 29 Mar 2021
  • 6 online classroom sessions
Instructor: Price:
$445.00 plus tax
Registration Deadline:
February 11, 2021
Location:
Online
Session:
Spring/Summer 2021
Date & Time:
20 May 2021 to 24 Jun 2021
  • 6 online classroom sessions
Instructor: Price:
$445.00 plus tax
Registration Deadline:
May 10, 2021

Course Requirements

Students are responsible for purchasing their own supplies. Regular access to a computer with a webcam and microphone, high speed broadband internet connection, and a digital camera or smartphone is required.

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