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Beg/Inter Watercolor Class w/Richie Vios Begins June 8
$215.00
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Be Loose & Confident Watercolor Class
Beginner/Intermediate
6 Sessions

Saturday, June 8, 15, 29 and July 13, 20, 27
Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Instructor:  Richie Vios
Member: $200.00
Non-Member: $215.00
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BRING A SACK LUNCH
MEMBER DISCOUNT : ENTER MEM2019 IN PROMO CODE FIELD UPON CHECKOUT (DISCOUNT FOR MEMBER'S ONLY)
Refunds or Transfers can only be issued if The Art Center cancels the class

Description of Class: 
  •     Improve your watercolor from series of exercise:Geometric forms,Still life,Landscape,Seascape,Streetscape and more.
  •     Understandings the 4-Pillars of watercolor (Shapes,Values,Edges & Color).
  •     See Live demonstrations on each topic and projected on the big screen.
  •     Instant digital painting correction on your works during the class by Procreate software. 
  •     How to create a thumbnail sketch that will “ Map Out” your painting and provide a solid frame work before you begin.
  •     How professional painters lead the viewers eye to the focal point of a composition.
  •     Understandings the “Yin & Yang” for successful painting ( Light vs Dark, Soft edges vs Hard edges.
  •     Color wheel Theory and limited palette paintin and much more and at end of the 6 weeks class, you become the confident watercolor artist as you wanna be. 

List of needed materials :
 
1.Brush:
 # 6 nylon round synthetic brush
# 14 nylon round synthetic brush and Sable brush 
# 18 mop sable brush
    1” nylon flat brush
    2” hake brush
 
2.Color:
Transparent triad :Alizarin Crimsom, Aureolin, & Ultra Marine Blue 
Opaque Triad : Indian Red, Yellow Ochre & Cerulean Blue
Cadmium Colors : Cadmium Red, Cadmium Yellow and Cadmium Blue or Cobalt Blue 
Finishing colors : Titanium White, Neutral Tint & Naples Yellow.
 
1.Daniel Smith Watercolor
2.Winsor & Newton professional grade
3.Winsor & Newton Cotman ( student grade)
4.Grumbacher Professional grade
5. Grumbacher Academy ( student grade)
Note: # 1 is highly recommended down to #5 is less 
 
3.Paper:
  1. 140 lbs cold press watercolor paper  (11x 14 min size)
Recommended brand:
1. Arches
2. Fabriano
3. Winsor & Newton
4.Carson XL
Note: # 1 is highly recommended down to #4 is less 
 
4. Board to mount your paper
5. 1” Masking tape 
6. Pencils # 4b or #6b
7. Kneaded eraser
8. Utility cutter
9. Paper towel
10.Hair blower ( Just bring if you have but the Art Center can provide commonly)