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Intro to Transparent Watercolor

with visiting artist Carol Hutcherson

  • Ended
  • 200 US dollars
  • 432 Porter Avenue

Service Description

In this 6-week watercolor class, Carol Hutcherson will include the basic process of painting in watercolor and introduce a variety of subjects and techniques to her students. Beginner, intermediate, and advanced artists are welcome to hone their skills in a fun environment and expand their artistic horizons! Intro to Transparent Watercolor will be held for 6 weeks starting on Thursday, March 7th from 6 PM to 8 PM. COURSE SCHEDULE: Week 1: You will go over setting up suggestions, care for brushes, and types of paper available. The teacher will demo several practice paint methods and exercises, such as wet-on-wet, flat washes, graded washes, changing colors, backwash, masking fluid, lifting colors, and mixing warm and cool blacks. Week 2: You will practice making preliminary thumb-nail sketches from an original still-life setup, understand composition do's and don'ts, transfer your best thumbnail to a larger piece of paper, and begin to lay down your first color. The teacher will review background washes at this time. Week 3: Complete your still-life painting. Week 4: Create a landscape or seascape painting. Week 5: Using an under-pattern on a floral painting. Week 6: Student choice of subject matter. The teacher will emphasize the pros and cons of working with photographs vs. real life.

Cancellation Policy

To cancel or reschedule, please contact us at least 24 hours in advance. Thank you!

Contact Details

  • 432 Porter Avenue, Ocean Springs, MS, USA


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