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Whimsical Spring Watercolour Book


Saturday, February 22    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Instructor: Sally Towers-Sybblis

Recommended for Beginners

Get ready for spring! Build a book from scratch using a simple Japanese ‘stab’ binding. Fill your book pages with painted garden-themed imagery, quotes, and collage. Learn a simple funky spiral alphabet to embellish your pages. Discover how different types of watercolor paper yield different results. No previous experience is required for this class.

About the Instructor:  Sally Towers-Sybblis is a full-time artist and calligrapher from Red Deer, Alberta. In her classes students are challenged to find their own inner artist by unleashing their innate capacity to create. Her teaching style is one that inspires and evokes joy through the process of creating. Her journey to become an artist began at Grant MacEwan University where she studied Fibre Arts and Visual Communications. Sally has taught extensively throughout Alberta, including venues such as the Red Deer College Summer Series, and the north and south teachers’ conferences. Her work has been featured in several magazines including The Lettering Arts Review. To learn more about Sally or purchase her book, visit her website at

Supplies You receive a 20% discount on all art supplies from the time of your registration until your class ends!

You need:

  • Watercolor paints: red, pink, yellow, green, ultramarine blue, phthalo blue, black
  • Watercolour palette or paper plate
  • Brushes: #6 Round + #10 Round watercolour brush
  • 01 black pigma pen + white gel pen
  • Uhu glue stick or double sided tape

Bring suitable art clothes, hand-/tea-towel, soft cloth, sketch-/notebook, snack, drink


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