watercolour botanicals
-weekend Course-


Dates: Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd of September from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

What will you achieve? During this course you will learn, step by step, the process of creating botanical illustrations while pushing your watercolour skills to the next level.

Costs: €130 per person. This price includes:

  • A watercolour palette with ‘‘Tropical Colours’’ from the professional brand ‘‘Prima’’ ( Valued on €30 ) and a brush

  • High quality paper and other materials to use during the course,

  • Fresh flowers

  • Step by step guidance on Paper & Brush techniques,

  • Personalized feedback,

  • Drink and snacks.

Teacher: Angela Maria Prevosti. 

Spots available: 9 max. Course is in English. 





We will start with an introduction to the watercolour that will help you understand more the technique and the different ways you can apply the paint to get different results.

Then, Àngela will give you tips to draw what you see in a fun easy way. You will also learn how to apply light and shadows to create volumes, add textures to your illustrations and choose the right colours for your composition. After that, you will combine the knowledge to create a botanical watercolour illustration ready to hang on the wall!

It's not required to know how to draw, but you do have to be motivated and open to new things! 

This is the palette included in the curse.

This is the palette included in the curse.

Warming up exercise

Warming up exercise


The teacher

Angela is a Spanish artist and illustrator has a passion for details and watercolour techniques. Her work explores feelings, the human body and nature.  She will be guiding you during the course.

The studio 

The course will take place in Studio 40-D, where Paper Brush Studio is located (at Amsteldijk 40-D). A perfect central location in Amsterdam, easy to reach by public transport.