Watercolor for Beginners
NO CLASS ON APRIL 19
Have you seen this experienced, talented artist on PACTV? You'll surely want to learn watercolor techniques from Tony on a one-to-one basis! This is a learn-by-doing class for beginning watercolor painters. Follow along as we spend our time together using a step-by-step approach. Tony will teach watercolor painting techniques, design, and color basics through demonstration and lecturing. There will be plenty of individual attention provided! Have fun while painting for pleasure.
Watercolor Paints: Windsor Newton, Holbein, Grumbacher, or DaVinci quality: warm & cool red; warm and cool blue; warm and cool yellow; and browns (ocher; burnt & raw sienna; sepia; burnt or raw umber).
Watercolor Paper: Professional grade 140# cold-press (Student-grade paper yields disappointing results.)
Brushes: Kolinsky sable (if possible) or good synthetic brushes: 2” or better flat; 1” flat; ½ or ¼” flat; large squirrel full-bodied round mop brush; rounds in sizes #12, #7, & #2 script brush (long hair rigger)
In addition: painting surface that will hold at least a 15”x22” half sheet of watercolor paper; bulldog clips or paint tape; knife or blade; soft lead pencil; natural sea sponge; flat synthetic sponge; tissues; paper towels; and a positive attitude.