Aquarelle basic in English

Plats Lund

A course for you that wants to start watercolour painting and drawing to explore its multiple possibilities of colour, transparancy, expression, balance, form and composition.

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Learn the basics of painting and drawing in watercolour. Practice different brush strokes, play with remarkable capabilities of transparancy and light. Learn together about form and composition and develop your own technique.

Course content

  • Materials and how watercolour reacts with water and paper
  • Transparency, opacity and light
  • Stroke and expression
  • Form, balance and composition
  • Landscape and figure
  • Experiments and special effects

We paint from natural objects, abstract compositions, images of landscapes and still life but we also encourage you to chose your own motives, often related to your personal experiences. Whether you are a beginner or already know how to paint and draw, this art course will allow you to develop at your own pace.

You will work hands on with your own project, common exercises will be mixed with individual tuition.

Who’s the course for?

For beginners that has curiosity around the watercolour technics. The course in held in English.


Materials are not included in the course fee. You will receive a 10% discount at Lundbergs Artist across the street from the art studio when you show your course acceptance (Kallelse).

According to our environmental policy you are only allowed to use materials that doesn´t contain cadmium or solvents in our facilities.

Helena Fernández-Cavada

Helena Fernández-Cavada has been working as a visual artist for more than a decade.

Helena Fernández-Cavada is a visual artist that lives and works in Malmö. She tries to draw every day in order to launch questions and play with them, a process that ranges from the conceptual nomadism to the questioning of established relationships.

For more than a decade she has develop projects focused on local contexts; during her creative processes a collection of drawings, images and texts are shaped to dialogue with the history making of that locality. She engages also in pedagogical processes and have guided beginners and professional artist to expand their point of view, encouraging them enthusiastically to go further in their own artistic process.

Fernández-Cavada completed in 2004 a Master in Fine Arts and Categories of the Modernity in Complutense University in Madrid. In 2015 Helena engages again with art research during a residency at Mejan Residents at the Royal Academy in Stockholm. She has exhibited widely both in Europe and the Americas.

Helena Fernandez Cavada Romero

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Kontakta Kursverksamheten i Lund

07 sep 2020 - 28 sep 2020
Må 18:00 - 21:00
Bredgatan 5, 22221 Lund
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1895 kr