Join Lucy for artistic exploration, where watercolour florals come to life, and each brushstroke tells a unique story.
Immerse yourself in a week of tranquillity and creativity with Watercolour Florals, guided by our talented artist Lucy Saggers. Whether you’re a complete beginner or an intermediate artist, this 5-day workshop is designed to unlock your artistic potential.
Daily Demonstrations: Experience daily demonstrations of fundamental watercolour techniques, including wet-on-wet, pulling, dry brushing, and engaging salt experiments.
Brushwork Confidence: Warm up with practical exercises aimed at developing confidence in brushwork. Explore various brush holds, practice a value scale, and receive an overview of essential supplies.
Floral Art Exploration: Create a diverse range of floral art, from experimental and mesmerising meditative pieces to intentional compositions. Delve into surface pattern design and illustration, incorporating florals and hand lettering. Explore colour theory, conduct colour investigations, and undertake tonal studies to enhance your artistic skills.
Take home: a vibrant portfolio of floral watercolour creations.
Lunch and materials: Enjoy inclusive leisurely lunches, providing time to refresh and exchange ideas with fellow artists. All materials are provided, ensuring you can focus on your artistic exploration without any concerns.
More about Lucy Saggers:
Lucy, your guide for the week, is a creative based in Moray with a lifelong passion for Art and Design. After completing a Textile Design degree at Nottingham Trent University, Lucy immersed herself in watercolour painting. Refreshing her skills through online classes and artist communities, she developed a daily watercolour practice, focusing on floral pieces, landscapes, and seascapes.