Color Magic with Watercolor

Saturday and Sunday, August 25th and 26th

9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Gage Academy of Art

Designed for the student who already has some experience with watercolor and wants to learn how to make the most dynamic use of color in abstract painting. Using color theory principles and specific exercises, we will learn methods for color mixing and layering; how to mix beautiful grays and neutrals; how to identify and replicate colors in nature; and techniques for using color and composition to create compelling paintings.
Cost: $215 • Click here to register. 

Watercolor Studio

Beyond the Basics

Two sessions:
Saturdays, Sept. 1st to 22nd (4 weeks)
9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Thursdays, October 4th to 25th (4 weeks)
9:30 am to 12:30 pm

at my studio - Artspace Hiawatha Lofts

This popular and fun series is a continuation of our on-going exploration of watercolor technique, abstract composition, and color use. It is designed for advanced beginners to intermediate level painters. The focus will be responsive to the interest of the participants, and will build from one session to the next.
There is a limit of 5 spaces in each session, so register early.
Cost: $225

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Demystifying Watercolor

Saturday and Sunday, September 29th and 30th

9:30 am to 4:30 pm
Gage Academy of Art

This workshop is designed for the beginning watercolor student. It is a fun, no pressure way to explore the watercolor medium! We will focus on watercolor technique and a clear understanding of pigments, brushes and papers; but also have time for experimentation using watercolor and abstraction as the vehicle for personal expression. Over the two days,we will cover Basic Brush Technique, Color Theory and Mixing, Textural Effects, and Abstract Composition. All techniques will be demonstrated and include hands-on exercises.
Cost: $215 • Click here to register.