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Introduction to Watercolor

Get introduced to watercolors or refresh your knowledge of the medium. We’ll explore our materials, then cover application methods like wet-on-wet, glazes, blocks, resists and lifts. We’ll also cover work area set-up, composition set-up, lost and found edges, transferring imagery, and methods for controlling the paint. With an emphasis on value as a way to produce convincing compositions, class discussions will touch on color theory, light, texture, and transparency. We’ll paint from direct observation and reference photos. Expect lots of one-on-one guidance and detailed demonstration from the instructor. Students will come away with a deeper understanding of this medium and its expressive possibilities.

Special Notes

  • Students will receive an informational booklet; all other supplies must be purchased or brought to class from the materials list below.
  • Classes are confirmed one week prior to the start date. In order to help us confirm classes, please register as early as possible.

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Introduction to Watercolor

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Class Details
September 14 - November 210 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Day: Fri
Tuition: $180.00
Member Tuition: $162.00
Additional fees apply
Instructor: Kathy Calhoun
Level: Beginner
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