This is a working class where student’s will be able to draw on Eleni’s technical expertise and passion for the subject and further develop their watercolour painting skills.
Spend a relaxing and informative day exploring expressive watercolour techniques with artist, Eleni Rivers. Through close observation of nature, learn the principles of perspective, colour and composition to create dynamic watercolour paintings full of life and energy. Class includes numerous demonstrations on how to paint skies, trees, water. Good music and supportive feedback provided throughout the day.
The course will provide students with the technical skills, observational techniques and, importantly, the confidence to continue with their painting activities, post-course.
Eleni Rivers is a professional artist who has been teaching painting and drawing for over 25 years. She recently completed her MFA at JFK University in Berkeley, California in addition to holding several art degrees from colleges in Australia. Her paintings, drawings and illustrations have been exhibited and published in many countries and are held in collections both here and the US. Now based in Melbourne, Eleni continues her journey in paint on themes of nature, family and belonging within the Australian landscape. You can see examples of Eleni's work at www.elenirivers.com