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Watercolour Birds with Nancy Newman (B.A.)

Watercolour Birds

Important Notes

  • Bring a bagged lunch

October 30 & November 6

(Tuesdays) 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Ages 16+

2 Weeks

$130.00 (HST included)

Register Over-the-Phone (905-713-1818) or In-Person (no online registration)

Using photos as your reference, learn to paint a series of birds in the delicate medium of watercolour. See how these little creatures take on their own personalities when painted in a loose, transparent style. Special focus will be placed on various aspects of the bird’s anatomy to discover shape and form. Leave this class with your own frameable watercolour painting! Suitable for all levels. Handy inexpensive Rental Kit available for new artists for $15.00. Please notify the Centre at the time of registration if you require this Rental Kit.


Instructor Nancy Newman (B.A.) is a retired art teacher from the York Region District School Board. She is an active practicing artist and is affiliated with a number of professional artist groups, such as the Toronto Watercolour Society, the Society of York Region Artists, the East Central Ontario Art Association, the Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour, along with the Blue Mountain Foundation for the Arts. Nancy has exhibited in dozens of solo and group exhibitions across the province. She has over 40 years of experience in curriculum writing, educational workshops, along with literacy and arts leadership.