Watercolour Studio with Rodney Sinclair

Enjoy learning more about this wonderful medium in a studio style class for students with some experience in watercolours. Be guided through a number of exercises designed to enhance your skills, then develop and work on your own pieces with the guidance of an experienced tutor.

What to bring:-

  • Watercolour paints (Cotman, Art Spectrum, Windsor & Newton) - 1 tube of each colour - Cadmium Yellow Pale, Aliarin Crimson, Cobalt Blue, Yellow Ochre, Sepia
  • Mixing tray/palette
  • Brushes - No. 3 & No. 12 round nylon brush
  • Pencil 2B and Kneadable Eraser
  • Watercolour paper 300gsm Cold Press A4 or larger
  • Water jar/container
  • Masking tape 25mm
  • Tissues
  • Further materials may be required throughout the course


Please note, COVID restrictions may apply at the time of this course. By enrolling, you agree to abide by the restrictions at all times while onsite. Please visit the COVID Safe page on our website to read the most up to date information or visit wa.gov.au.

Building Access:

FAC is a heritage listed building with access limitations. If you have any special access requirements, please contact reception on 9432 9555 before enrolling in a course.

Students with Special Requirements:

If you or the person you are wishing to enrol has special requirements, please contact Reception on 9432 9555 or email ArtsCentre@fremantle.wa.gov.au to discuss suitability and how we can help.

Roof Works:

FAC are currently in the final stages of a long-term project to refurbish, repair and protect one of the City’s best loved heritage buildings. For more information, please head to: Roof Restoration - Fremantle Arts Centre Heritage Building (fac.org.au), please direct any questions about the roof works to: info@fremantle.wa.gov.au

Tutor Rodney Sinclair

Rodney Sinclair is a practicing WA artist living in Wembley, Western Australia. Painting and drawing since childhood, he first studied Graphic Art and Illustration at Perth Technical College

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