Watercolour Plein Air Workshop with Karin Richter

September 8, 2019

September 8, 2019


Leighton Art Centre, 144 Street West, Millarville



Events Description

Come and enjoy a day of painting outside at the stunning Leighton Art Centre location! The workshop is designed for artists of all levels who are either new to watercolour plein air painting or want to improve their existing skills. Karin will introduce different ways to approach capturing the out of doors, starting with how to see correctly and how to commit it to paper using W/C pens, pencils, paint and brush.
Through demonstrations, personal attention and critiques, Karin will focus on the elements needed to create a successful painting like strong composition and design, exciting colour and tonal values.


Artist/Instructor Bio: Karin has had a passion for painting since she was a child. She has been a professional award-winning artist for almost 30 years exhibiting internationally. She draws inspiration from the Rocky Mountains close at hand but also from international destinations she travels to on a regular basis. Karin is an elected member of Canada’s prestigious art societies and has been recognized for her work in the art community with the Immigrant of Distinction Award. She is an enthusiastic art instructor to many aspiring artists in classes, workshops and painting holidays on land and at sea in Canada and internationally. She is a sought-after juror, critic and organizer of art events at every level. Art is Karin’s life and her passion for the arts is evident in her colorful work and her community spirit.

Who is it for?


Audience: This class is suitable for beginners with some painting experience, Intermediate and Advanced students.


Tickets : $125

How to get tickets?

Buy online

Phone: 403-931-3633



Date: Sunday September 8, 2019 | 10 am – 4 pm

Venue & Address

Leighton Art Centre, 282027 144 St. West Foothills AB T1S 0Y4

Wheelchair not accessible

Free Parking

Not accessible by Public Transport

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