Federation of Canadian Artists – Still Life in Watercolours with Javid Tabatabaei

April 22, 2023



Saturday April 22nd, 2023    

10.00 AM – 4.00 PM 

Federation Academy 1310 Johnston St, Vancouver, BC V6H 3S1

Workshop Overview

Capture the rhythmic, colourful forms of still lifes as you follow along in this step-by-step watercolor lesson. We’ll explore the patterns of light and shadow and the varied colour. Learn how to layer and mix colours, and how to apply clean washes and controlled brushstrokes. All reference images are provided. Students will complete at least one finished painting.

About the Instructor – Javid Tabatabaei 

Javid Tabatabaei is a world class master of watercolours and has been a prolific artist and teacher for more than 20 years. With a vast résumé of solo and group exhibitions around the globe (China, Turkey, Italy, Pakistan, Japan, Serbia, Canada, etc.), he has extended his passion for painting into teaching both in-person and online classes.

Javid’s work explores a variety of genres, including rural and urban landscapes, seascapes, the human figure, still life and abstraction. With a strong emphasis on composition, gesture, and layering translucent colour, his paintings seem to capture the elusive, suggesting movement and aliveness.

Javid is a brand ambassador of Rock Well Art Supplies Inc., has twice been a jury member for the international watercolour society of Turkey. As the recipient of numerous awards and prizes, and part of international collections, Javid is a sought-after artist and instructor.

His friendly, supportive, and structured teaching approach provides students with everything they need to create with inspiration for years to come!

Registration Details

Please register at: https://artists.ca/courses/view/id/2398

Or call the office at 604-681-2744 or email us at education@artists.ca 

Suppy List

For further information please go to: https://federationacademy.ca/watercolor-workshop-1

April 22, 2023
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Federation Academy
1310 Johnston St
Vancouver, British Columbia, V6H 3S1