COURSES FOR TEXTILE DESIGNERS BY TEXTILE DESIGNERS 

EASY-TO-FOLLOW TASKS TO TAKE YOUR WATERCOLOUR SKILLS TO THE NEXT LEVEL

Master Watercolour Flowers for Textile Design 

Does your portfolio lack diversity? Do you need some painting inspiration? Want to know how pros approach watercolour flowers?

Make your book more memorable with some divine watercolour florals. If your existing florals are tightly-drawn or realistically painted then a looser, more expressive approach will add oomph to your offering. Already do watercolour florals? You'll still pick up a heap of techniques. The key to really great watercolour flowers is to make it look effortless. We show you how.. 

 TEACH ME WATERCOLOUR FLORALS!

Hang on a minute. There are free watercolour tutorials online. Why should I buy this course?

Because our methods come from a working design studio where we've been rolling out watercolours for near-on 35 years. Yep, we've tried it all. So we know the brushes, tools and techniques that work the best. And to save you years of trial and error, we're passing it all on to YOU.

The course price gives you access to our private Facebook group, where you can join other textile designers and share your work, receive feedback, tips and ongoing input from your tutors. Additionally, you'll start receiving fortnightly emails with actionable, tips and tricks to further your work.

This course is for you if you:

  • want to learn professional watercolour skills
  • want to give your work broader appeal
  • think your watercolour flowers could be stronger
  • are getting bored with your current style and want to try something new!

WATCH A PREVIEW

Your class is hosted by our senior designers and shot inside our busy studio in Sydney, Australia. 

In these videos:

are detailed, easy-to-understand lessons on:

  • Introduction to tools incl. ink, tubes, paint box, brushes
  • Techniques incl. wet on wet, ombre, brush pressure
  • How to develop a style
  • Techniques for pansies, poppies, peonies, delphiniums


PLUS

  • Stages of textile production
  • Creating a design layout



YOUR PACKAGE INCLUDES

6 Videos (Total Run Time: 41 minutes)

A full insider's look into how we work. Our videos are high def and you can watch them on repeat, indefinitely.  

Printable Textbook (18 Pages)

Our textbook is bursting with watercolour tips and how tos. Follow it along as you work through the videos. 

2 Directional Colour Palettes

To give you a taste of what it's like to be a pro designer, we include two industry style colour palettes fo' FREE!

Continuous Access to Professional Designers

In our private Facebook group you can get feedback from our teachers and make lasting industry connections. 

BUT WAIT, THERE'S MORE!

Fortnightly Tutorials, Tips and Inspiration to Your Inbox

Enrollment to The Slip Stream, and email program that propels your work and your career in the wake of your course (commences two weeks after you sign up).

BUY THE COURSE AND GET ALL OF THIS!

FOR JUST $149 AUD

GET UNLIMITED ACCESS TO OUR IN-HOUSE DESIGNERS!

With your purchase you'll receive instant access to our private Facebook Group, a place where our professional designers respond to your technical and industry-related questions. Yep, they're on call for YOU.  

Our members are like-minded textile lovers who share tips, paintings and positive feedback.  

Don't go it alone, join the community and share in the journey! 

MEET YOUR TEACHERS

Angela

Angela is our watercolour specialist here at Longina Phillips Designs. She produces beautiful, loose brushwork that sometimes verges on the abstract. Learn all about her process. 

Katrina

Katrina is a senior textile designer here at LPD. She has worked at the studio for 11 years. She studied a BFA at COFA majoring in drawing and painting before turning her hand to textile design. 

WHAT OUR STUDENTS SAY

Carina  

"I would highly recommend this to anyone who appreciates prints or has a secret desire to be creative."

Danielle

"Being industry run is what sets these classes apart. They give you a real insight into how a textile design studio works." 

Zoe

"This showed me talents I had no idea I had! The instructors taught insanely cool skills and I gained artwork to hang."  

Klara

“Amazing course, invaluable information, lots of good material, lovely teachers! I'll be back again. See you next time!” 


JOIN OUR COMMUNITY NOW

FOR JUST $149 AUD

You get:

  • Industry-Standard Techniques
  • Quality Information You Can Count On
  • Unlimited Feedback on Your Work
  • Become a Part of the Longina Phillips Designs Community

CONTINUE TO GROW AND LEARN

Two weeks after sign up we'll enroll you in our exclusive email program, The Slip Stream. Packed with tutorials, tips and design prompts, it will help keep you inspired, keepy you painting and keep you polishing your skills. 

Slip Streams are tailored to each course topic. Sign up to a second or third course and receive a bump of extra content, related to each. 

WHO ARE WE?

 The Print School was founded five years ago by Longina Phillips Designs Studios out of a need for industry-specific textile tutorials. Both our customers and Instagram followers (you guys rock) expressed an interest in learning creative skills from our leading designers. And here we are!

FAQ'S

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR? 

These courses have been designed with industry creatives and recent graduates in mind, offering a unique insight into the textile design industry and practical instruction on how to improve your skills. Anyone with a creative soul and the drive to improve their technique will find these online classes inspiring and valuable.

DO I NEED EXPERIENCE? 

No! We’ve designed these classes specifically for everyone from beginner to advanced skill levels. The classes take you through techniques that you can practice, develop and ultimately incorporate into your design practice.

WHAT MATERIALS DO I NEED?

A computer with Photoshop installed and a scanner (or you could outsource your scanning if you dont have one at home) You will also need access to a computer and internet access to view your classes, as they are available through a members only hub. A printer might also be helpful to print out supporting resources.

HOW LONG DO I HAVE ACCESS TO THE COURSES FOR?

The course will be shared on a platform that you will have unlimited access to once purchased.

HOW DO I ACCESS MY CLASSES?

The courses will be held in a members only hub. You will have access to them from anywhere and anytime by using a unique login and password. 

DO YOU OFFER MONTHLY PAYMENTS?

No, we only offer a one-time payment for the courses.

WHAT IF I HAVE QUESTIONS?

You will be given access to a private Facebook group where you can post all of your work-related questions. Once a week a designer will reply and provide feedback. 

For problems relating to your account or video access, email us at theprintschool@longinaphillips.com.