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5th Oct Dreamy Watercolour Landscapes with Colin Joyce

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Dreamy watercolour landscapes with well known Scottish Artist Colin Joyce

Saturday 5th October

10am – 4pm

All abilities welcome

We are delighted to welcome experienced painter, Colin Joyce, to teach this watercolour landscapes workshop at Pegasus Art. His aim is that you have a really enjoyable day, working from images that really mean something to you. This love for your subject and/or place will shine through in the work, Colin says “Having that connection means you paint from the heart.”

“I want you to be able to capture the essence of your scene without getting bogged down in unnecessary detail. This involves working with a limited palette of colour and large brushes. You may possibly go away with two completed paintings, but certainly one.

Two things contribute to poor results in watercolour painting – paper quality and paint quality. I strongly recommend using 100% cotton rag paper and artist quality colours.

About Colin

Colin has been working in watercolour for many years. Having studied art at school, then part time at college, he pursued a career in Financial Services for thirty eight years, painting in his spare time. He took early retirement in 2013 to concentrate on painting full time. Colin writes for the Leisure Painter magazine and is a regular watercolour instructor on cruise ships and for painting holiday company, Arte Umbria. He runs his own workshops from Fife and also teaches across the UK.

Colin recommends bringing the following materials with you. This is just a guideline and you can ask Colin for more advise on the day. All attendees receive 5% off in our shop adjacent to Studio One at Pegasus Art.


Minimum 2 x sheets of good quality watercolour paper, size 15” x 11” or thereabouts.

You could try Bockingford NOT 300gsm 56 x 76cm £2.30 per sheet and cut it in half.

We also have the more expensive Arches rough 300gsm 56 x 76cm £6.99 per sheet

- Or if you are going to paint a lot in future, you could buy a sketchbook.

Saunders Waterford 300gsm 28 x 38cm Rough £38.08

Saunders Waterford 300gsm 19 x 28cm Rough £17.52

Slighty cheaper option, Bockingford 28cm x 38cm 300gsm Rough £16.99

There are lots of watercolour pads in the shop, so you could purchase on the day.

- Artist Colour Watercolours:

Colin recommends 15ml tubes – they’re a good investment and better value than 5ml.

He favours Winsor & Newton, which we only sell at Pegasus Art in 5ml tubes:

and also Daniel Smith watercolours, which we have in 15ml sizes:

in the following colours:

Ultramarine Blue, Alizarin Crimson, Burnt Sienna, Cadmium Red Light, Cadmium Yellow Light, Yellow Ochre.

- Brushes:

You will need a large wash brush – round, minimum size 12. The Da Vinci Nova, synthentic brush is £9.18

He also recommends a size 8  round brush

If you have a rigger or a swordliner, please bring them with you!

- An A4 sketchbook – we have lots to choose from in the shop.

- 2B pencil, Kitchen roll and Water pot (we have plenty at Pegasus if you forget)

*We supply drawing boards at Pegasus so no need to buy one.

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