about barry coombs
Learn Traditionally; Paint Creatively
• Watercolour instructional article in the December 2013 issue of Leisure Painter.
• Featured in the April 2013 issue of Leisure Painter, the best-selling 'Learn to Paint and Draw' magazine from the United Kingdom.
• Represented Canada at the G20 WORLD ARTIST FESTIVAL in Seoul, South Korea in November of 2010.
Barry Coombs is a Hamilton-based visual artist and art instructor. His teaching focuses on watercolour painting and pen and ink drawing. He has exhibited his work in Canada, Taiwan, China, and Korea.
He is noted for his positive and constructive attitude and ability to work with students of all levels of skill and experience. Barry brings over twenty years of experience to outdoor painting and sketching workshops in Atlantic Canada, England, France, Greece, Italy and Mexico.
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• Visit Barry's popular blog at barrycoombs.wordpress.com
FEATURED SKETCHES AND DEMONSTRATIONS
Left: Pen and Ink Sketch - Syracuse, Sicily
Right: Pen and Watercolour Study - Studio