"I've Always Wanted to Paint in Watercolor"
3 Workshops offered to the Fine Arts Club at Hawthorne Park, FL
Monday afternoons 1-4 pm Nov 9 and 23 and Dec 14.
the Nov 9 workshop is designed for the complete novice…color mixing, paper, brushes, and beginning techniques.*
Bring $5 for paper and brush.
Deadline for sign up is November 2.
Sign up on the Quad or email Ginny at firstname.lastname@example.org
This workshop is for Hawthorne residents only.
- a 2B pencil
- a kneaded or vinyl eraser
- a water container (large cottage cheese or yogurt)
- $5 cash for brush and paper
The brush we will be using is a #10 round synthetic brush that I will supply (no substitutions.)
I will supply paint for the Nov 9 class.
Workshop is based on Brenda Swenson's book Steps to Success in Watercolor. I highly recommend it. $10 paperback. Check it out at Amazon.com
Nov 9: Introduction to materials and techniques. This is a pre-requiste to the other two workshops if you are a novice. We will paint a small painting today!
Nov 23: Composition, Values, Colors: We will be painting a still life today.
Students will be asked to bring their own watercolor paints on this day.
Dec 14: Using hard and soft edges, working with light and shadow, using and saving white spaces. We will be painting a Christmas Card today.