Aquarelle basic

Plats Malmö

A course in the centre of Malmö for you who want to start painting in watercolour and explore its possibilities.

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This course will take part onsite. If the pandemic situation and the directions of the Public Health Agency of Sweden changes, we will contact you who are enrolled in the course.

Read more about our responsibility and our expectations of you as a participant.

This course is in English, but our teacher understands Swedish and will be able to answer questions in Swedish.

Learn the basics of painting watercolour. Practice different brush strokes, reproduce shapes, light and structure and develope your own technique.

Course content

  • the materials and how watercolour paints work
  • lights, shapes and structures
  • aerial views of landscapes
  • colours and lights
  • balance and proportions
  • experiments and special effects

We paint natural objects, landscapes and still life but you can also chose your own motives. 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 is the course for?

For beginners who are curious about watercolour painting. The course in held in English.


Materials are not included in the course fee.

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

Book the course by clicking the button Boka kursen nu. There is an option to choose a booking form in English.

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 Malmö

16 sep 2020 - 07 okt 2020
On 18:00 - 20:15
Regementsgatan 4, 21142 Malmö
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1495 kr