I offer classes for ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS all the way through to BEYOND BEGINNERS and ADVANCED students  looking for that extra edge.

  • You can choose to learn in one of my on-site (classroom style) courses OR join one of my ONLINE ZOOM classes.

  • You can also choose between SUBSCRIPTION based learning or PAY-AS-YOU-GO. The choice is yours!

Look through the many options below. 

This downloadable ONLINE course is designed for ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS that are looking to start their watercolour journey. 

This package contains a total of nine (9) videos that take you through all the essential elements of watercolour painting and gets you started!!

The topics include;

Four principals of watercolour  

- Materials - paints and brushes - Palette and colours 

- Simple washes - Graduated washes (Parts 1 & 2) 

- Variegated washes 

- Dropping and lifting - Masking

- Wet-on-wet  &  Dry-brush

These classes are most popular with my students. My classes run at regular times during the week and suit students that prefer either mornings, afternoons or evenings. There are convenient time-slots for all.

 

Simply purchase 1, 4 or 10 "tickets" and you are ready to join my weekly classes! It's that simple. I receive confirmation of your purchase and you are then sent an email regarding the next available class or session.

Purchasing 10X tickets will give you the greatest savings and deliver the best value for money.

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TICKETS FOR MY ABSOLUTE BEGINNER ONLINE WATERCOLOUR CLASSES. 

You can select either 1X 4X or 10X tickets to my classes. These ticketing options allow you to have flexibility when advancing your watercolour tuition. Classes conducted in ZOOM based teaching environment.

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TICKETS FOR MY BEYOND BEGINNER ONLINE WATERCOLOUR CLASSES. 

You can select either 1X 4X or 10X tickets to my classes. These ticketing options allow you to have flexibility when advancing your watercolour tuition. Classes conducted in ZOOM based teaching environment.

This course is suited to ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS or to those needing a clear path to moving forward in their watercolour journey. This course takes you through each of the key elements to understanding the medium and delivers a step-by-step approach to your learning. Classes conducted in ZOOM based teaching environment. These courses are generally conducted on a REGISTRATION OF INTEREST basis, however, will be advertised every so often.

TIMETABLE OF CLASSES

 

ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS

WEEKLY

General Info & Materials 

BEYOND BEGINNERS

WEEKLY

General Info & Materials 

ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS

6-WEEKS

General Info & Materials 

My subscription based ONLINE CLASSES deliver exceptional value for money.

 

By subscribing to my PATREON page, you will be getting access to the same ONLINE CLASSES without having to worry about running out of tickets or trying to remember when your current tickets expire. You just set your monthly budget, subscribe to one of my PATREON TIERS and then access my classes.

 

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St Petersburg quick-time painting

 

Krakow Rooftops quick-time painting

I am pleased to write a testimonial for Szczepan. I was attracted to take classes with him because he is a highly regarded water-colourist and I like his style of watercolours. I have not been disappointed, he is knowledgeable and is able to impart his knowledge to his students. His style of teaching is very open, encouraging, and approachable. He paces the students through the basics to more advanced and complex techniques. He is sensitive to his students needs and after 4 months working with him I now feel more comfortable working in the watercolour medium. I recommend Szczepan if you wish to improve your watercolour technique.

 

Guinevere McBride,
South Brisbane, QLD 4101

Szczepan is a one of a kind watercolour tutor.  When I retired I wanted to paint – and paint well - and in particular with watercolour - knowing it was the hardest medium to learn.  I also knew I would never stop learning and had to absorb information from good tutors to succeed.
In my opinion is takes a special tutor to explain, teach and have patience (and a sense of humour) to pass on the information so my practising and learning became an enjoyment not frustrating.  Szczepan is one of those tutors. I found once I had some basic knowledge and skills of how watercolour reacts on paper/water I was able to focus on my own style, learnt from my mistakes, and kept practising, and called out when I needed help. It's nice when your friends say ‘wow’ did you do that!
Oh!  When I go to an art exhibition or gallery it is great to have some knowledge to enjoy what I am viewing.     If you have the opportunity to join one of Szczepan’s workshops / classes or demonstrations or whatever – Do it. 

 

Jenny Loveday, 

President Watercolour Society of 
Queensland
Tarragindi, QLD 4121 

 

Having had little concept of water colour, Szczepan has set me on a path of creativity and fun whilst broadening my skill base. Szczepan’s classes have been invaluable to me. They have helped me to avoid overworking or muddy colours to let in the light!

In his friendly, relaxed, patient and informative teaching style he has shown me the beauty of watercolour by using a limited palette, explaining the beauty of translucent colours, colour mixing and recognizing your tonal range as well as demonstrating his own magic in a loose, imaginative style. Paper, paints and brush skills are all discussed.

Due to this supportive environment with individual feedback Szczepan has gained a large following from beginners through to proficient artists.

 

Sherry Gawrych,
Runcorn, QLD 4113

 

SZCZEPAN URBANOWICZ

WATERCOLOUR   ARTIST