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Contemporary Watercolours

Saturday 17 August @ 10am - 3pm

August 17 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Contemporary Watercolours workshop held in Auckland

Join us for some watercolour action with Elise de Silva in our exclusive Contemporary Watercolours Workshop. Elise will guide you through innovative watercolour techniques and applications to reveal the full potential of this charming medium.

In this Contemporary Watercolours workshop, Elise will showcase watercolour application processes, providing a hands-on experience so you can achieve the desired outcome with your artwork. Inspiration and ideas will be a plenty throughout the day while you learn novel methods of application. It will breathe new life into your artistic journey.

The workshop will encourage participants to explore modern approaches to crafting watercolour masterpieces. Spend a day with like-minded people who share a passion for expanding their watercolour skills.

Whether you are a novice seeking an introduction to watercolour or an artist with basic painting experience looking to delve into this dynamic medium, this workshop is for all skill levels. Elise de Silva’s expertise and guidance ensure an enriching experience for all.  An ideal opportunity for participants eager to broaden their horizons and change up their watercolour painting.

Grab this opportunity to push the boundaries of painting, take bold risks and brace yourself for the stunning results you will achieve.

Beginner and experienced painters welcome, come and have a go!



Elise De Silva is a local artist, specialising in watercolours and landscapes. She loves plein-air painting and loves capturing beautiful sceneries.
In addition to this Intro to Watercolours workshop, Elise teaches the following at UXBRIDGE
-Watercolours for Beginners (term time class)
-Watercolour Travel Journalling (workshop)
-Impressionist Watercolours (workshop)

To see more of Elise’s personal work, head to her website https://www.elisedesilvaart.com


August 17
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Studio 2
35 Uxbridge Road
Auckland, 2014 New Zealand
(09) 535 6467


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About Your Tutor:

Elise De Silva

I’m a full-time, award winning artist and writer working out of my studio in Auckland. My favourite medium is watercolour, although I do occasionally work with oils and acrylics. I am always trying new techniques and have been challenging myself with adding more realism to my work. I am strongly drawn to dramatic light. I love painting boats and the beautiful reflections in the water. I want my art to evoke beauty and bring people joy and peace. I am President of…