Sunday Watercolour Classes

Watercolour course

Josefia Lemon

A Master Watercolourist conducts  special classes at the Rocks Campus,  on two consecutive Sundays each School term.  This popular course, by a highly knowledgeable teacher, is recommended for beginners or advanced students alike, so it is advisable to book early. Josefia, who is a member of The Australian Watercolour Institute,  has won more than fifty awards for watercolours and oils. Josefia also teaches at Georges Hts, Mosman,on Tuesday morning and afternoon throughout the term.

She is a figure/portrait/landscape painter in oils and watercolour and has been teaching watercolour workshops at The Julian Ashton Art School since 2000.


Term 1, 2018   Sunday  Feb 25th and Sunday March 4th , 2018   

Fee $240 (for 2 days)

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If you are new to Watercolour and want to purchase materials and loan of equipment for the day

Choose     Sunday Watercolour  Classes+ Materials for Two Days  – Fee $310

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                                               (Please note- materials can also be purchased separately.  Cost $35 per day or $70 for 2 days  -This needs to be done in advance)


This workshop aims to simplify some of the fundamental techniques of painting with watercolours including:  washes, wet into wet and wet over dry techniques. Individual guidance and demonstrations will be given throughout the day.

2017 Term 1 – Sun 25th Feb, Sun 4th March
2017 Term 2 – Sun 20th May, Sun 27th May
2017 Term 3 – Sun 12th  Aug, Sun 19th Aug
2017 Term 4 – Sun  4th  Nov, Sun  11th Nov

Hours: 9. 15 am to 3.30 pm  Lunch 12  noon – 12. 45pm

Course runs subject to numbers.  Fee:  $240. This does not include materials.  We can supply all materials for the day. Cost $70 for 2 days, which should be paid online. Click here to purchase materials. You may bring your own as listed below. If you already have many watercolours, bring what you have with the other items listed.

Book early for this popular course – click here to enroll.  Check for changes with office on Monday only, before 12 noon – tel 92411641

  • List of materials: 3B pencil, kneadable rubber, watercolour palette with large mixing area compartments, 2 water containers, 1 roll toilet tissue, one old towel,1 kitchen sponge.
  • Colours: (artist quality) Cadmium Yellow, Alizarin Crimson permanent, French Ultramarine Blue, Prussian Blue, Cobalt blue, Cerulean Blue, Raw Sienna, Raw Umber, Burnt Umber, Burnt Sienna, Sepia, Viridian, Quinacridone Gold.
  • Brushes: good quality eg. Squirrel brushes – 1 medium size, 1 smaller size and 1 synthetic liner ( size 2 or 4)
  • Paper: 2 full sheets, 300gram watercolour paper, medium texture (cold pressed) or watercolour pad.  Suggested brands: Saunders-Waterford or Arches. Please cut into quarters.
  • See also  Tuesdays at Georges Heights , 9.30 am to 12pm, 12.30pm to 3pm
  • Monday Evening Fortnightly Watercolour at the Rocks