Watercolor: Color & Design Basics

$ 150.00

1 day class
Date:  Early Winter 2016: 
   Mondays, Dec 12
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: 916 Shelburne Road, South Burlington
Instructor:  Lynn Cummings

We'll spend the morning exploring color (using professional watercolor paint) in depth - mixing, color choices, "how to avoid making mud", etc.  In the afternoon we'll look at the basics of design - what makes "good" design, focal points, various tips and tricks to enhance your paintings.  We'll be doing various exercises to highlight what you are learning in a fun, supportive, informative environment.  Beginners and all levels welcome! No previous experience necessary.
Note about materials: You can bring your own materials, or purchase or rent a kit from the instructor. Please send us an email at info@davisstudiovt.com to indicate which option you prefer so we can prepare accordingly.
Purchase a  professional sized palette watercolor kit from us (includes travel sized palette, paints & a few beginner brushes) $60 cash or check payable to instructor upon arrival.
Bring your own materials
Palette & Paints: If you have professional quality paints, bring a large palette with 10 or more colors.
Brushes: 2 - 3 Round brushes with good point in sizes 10 or 12 and 18 or 20, flat brushes in size 1/2 inch or larger and a rigger brush. If you have other brushes, bring them and see how they work before purchasing more.

 

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