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Watercolour Painting (Portrait) workshop conducted by Michael Britton via Zoom

Art Course

Watercolour Painting (Portrait) workshop conducted by Michael Britton via Zoom


About This Course

Beginning with a cobalt blue underpainting you will learn how to develop
the optical grisaille that has a mother-of-pearl luminescence.  From
there you will process step-by-step with alternating warm and cool
washes to develop realist flesh tones in watercolor.  You will be
working from Michael’s photo reference.


To register, email us: [email protected]


This 4 Sessions watercolour painting workshop will be conducted via Zoom.

Dates: 28 March, 4th, 11th, 18th April 2021 (Sundays)

Time: 11am-1.15pm (SGT)

Venue: Via Zoom Online

Price: $220/ 3 session on Zoom Live (with an additional $25 for materials)

*Watercolour paper, brushes and paint will be provided*


Call us at 6733 2155/Whatsapp us at 6255 0711 or Email us at [email protected] for more enquiries to book a slot!


About Michael Britton

Michael Britton is a New York City trained artist (New York Academy of Art). He has taught several thousand artists, some of whom have gone on to full-time art careers as painters and teachers throughout his several decades long career. Britton was the Artistic Director of the Vancouver Academy of Art, Canada for six years and has also taught drawing for Walt Disney Studios. Not only is he an artist, but also the author of several art-training videos including Painting Clara Serena.

Visual Arts Centre Dhoby Ghaut Art Studio

Every Monday – Sunday

MON  11AM -1.15PM / 5PM-7.15PM / 7:30PM – 9:45PM

TUE  3.30PM-5.45PM

WED 11AM-1.15PM / 1:30PM – 3:45PM / 5PM – 7.15PM

THU 1PM-3.15PM / 3.30PM-5.45PM

FRI  11AM -1.15PM /  5PM-7.15PM / 7.30PM – 9.45PM

SAT 10.30AM-12.45PM / 1PM-3.15PM / 3.30PM-5.45PM / 6.30PM-8.45PM

SUN 1PM-3.15PM / 3.30PM-5.45PM

Visual Arts Centre MacPherson Art Studio

Every Saturday and Sunday

SAT 10.30AM-12.45PM

SUN 10.30AM-12.45PM

Registration & Fees

The art courses are available at both our Dhoby Ghaut Art Studio and MacPherson Art Studio, please choose your preferred location.

You will be redirected to the workshop registration page to fill in your enrollment details after you make payment. By clicking “Buy This Package”, you agree with our terms and conditions. Do note that there is no refund for signups.