Watercolor with Benjamin Björklund

Course Description


Come learn watercolor painting with internationally acclaimed Swedish artist Benjamin Björklund. Benjamin will start the workshop with a demonstration of his painting techniques and artistic process. Those in attendance will have the opportunity to observe the artist in action and ask questions. Students will then begin working on their own projects and Benjamin will be present to provide feedback and give helpful insights.

Students can bring their own photos or sketches to use as a reference. Students will need to bring all of their own painting materials.

Materials List


Square synthetic brushes, mostly large sizes (think 3 to 4 fingers wide)


Ultramarine blue

Raw umber

Cobalt blue

Paynes Grey

Yellow Ochre



Alizarin crimson


Arches 300 gram fine grain paper, large sheet

Watercolor tape for stretching the paper