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2 Days - Narrative Watercolour Illustration Course


  • Paper Brush Studio 40D Amsteldijk Amsterdam, NH, 1074 HV Netherlands (map)

Dates: 2 Days - from 10am to 4pm.
28th of July & 29th of July 

What will you achieve? This workshop will teach you the process of creating an illustration based on a text of your choosing (for example, a favourite children's book or fantasy novel - or even your own story!). 

During these 2 intensive (but fun!) days we will dive deep into: composition, storytelling and how to use colour to create a beautiful piece of work. But mainly, you will be working on your piece, and learning watercolour techniques to accomplish your illustration. 

Costs: €150 per person. This price includes:

  • Starter kit with required materials to take home,
  • High quality paper and other materials to use during the course, 
  • Booklet with course information, 
  • Step by step guidance on Paper & Brush techniques, 
  • Personalised feedback, 
  • Lunch both days, 
  • Drink and snacks. 

Teachers: Aafke Mertens (Curly Sketches) and Angela Maria Prevosti. 

Spots available: 8 max. Course is in English.