Pet Portraits in Watercolour

June 22 - 23

Pet Portraits in Watercolour

WEEKEND ONE (2-days): June 22-23, 2019   Classes run daily 9 am – 4 pm and students are welcome to stay late in their studio.

Pet Portraits in Watercolour

What better way to preserve the memories of your beloved pet or furry friend, than through capturing their likeness and personality in a painting.

Throughout the workshop students will learn an easy method for drawing and putting their image onto watercolour paper.

Included in the workshop is a guide for painting the eyes of different animals and birds so you can confidently continue exploring animal portraiture after the workshop.

All levels welcome, some experience in watercolour is required

  • STUDENT SUPPLY LIST: (Click HERE): All students are responsible for bringing their own supplies.
  • COURSE COST: $291

Tuition includes daily lunch and snacks.  Prices are listed in Canadian Dollars and are inclusive of all applicable taxes. An accommodation package, which includes breakfast and dinner is available separately. Click here for further details.

Marney-Rose Edge

Marney-Rose was raised in New Zealand in the beautiful art deco seaside town of Napier. Born into a creative family; her dad was an avid amateur photographer, and her mum hand coloured photographs and dabbled in pastels. Ever since being a child, Marney-Rose has loved creating beautiful things; always fascinated with colour. She is a late bloomer venturing into painting in her forties but has an inexhaustible passion for it.

A natural teacher, Marney-Rose has a following with her watercolour classes and workshops.  She teaches privately and for various Art Associations, travelling to different locations inside and outside British Columbia.
Marney-Rose paints realistically, influenced by romantic beauty and an ethereal softness creating for you an escape from the everyday. She has had work published in Splash 18 and 20 The Best of Watercolour and Acrylicworks 5 and 6 the Best of Acrylics.

Her studio is located at 1000 Parker St in East Vancouver, and is open to the public at various times of the year.


Workshops will not run until sufficient enrollment has been met. 
CONFIRMED: This workshop has met the required registration numbers and will be running.

Classes are open to students at least 19 years of age at the start of their registered workshop


Refunds will be issued within 30 days of confirmed receipt of MISSA’s online withdrawal form and will be processed through PayPal.

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BEFORE April 15: for each course withdrawal, a refund inclusive of tuition and any applicable supply fee will be issued, minus a $50 admin fee.

AFTER April 15: for each course withdrawal, a tuition credit for MISSA 2020 will be issued, minus a $50 admin fee. Any applicable supply fee will be refunded. As a courtesy, a full refund will be issued if withdrawal application is received within 48 hours of an initial purchase (up until June 7, 2019).

If MISSA must cancel a workshop, a full refund (tuition, supply fee and accommodation) will be issued. Transferring into another workshop is a possibility. On-Campus accommodations can be canceled at any time prior to arrival and will be refunded within 30 days after receipt of the cancellation form.