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Watercolor Painting I

Enjoy the fascinating, vibrant world of watercolor in this exciting class! We will paint a variety of subjects- landscapes, animals, portraits, and still lives, and explore color, value, shadow, perspective, materials, and brush handling in this fun and informative class for everyone! The subjects will be taught in a step-by-step fashion. You will be able to follow along with the steps to the paintings as they are being done in front of the class. 

PLEASE NOTE: Price listed in catalog is incorrect.  Online price reflects lengthened class.

Please bring supplies to the first class

Supply list:


Plastic Watercolor Palette



Short handled watercolor brushes

Rounds  -  #2 and #4               

Filberts or Flats (Preferably Filberts)- #2, #5, #8



One or more pads of Watercolor Paper (12x16, 14x18, or 16x20), depending on size preference. 120 lb paper or higher



Watercolor paints- student grade



Cadmium Yellow Medium Hue

Cadmium Red Medium Hue    

Ultramarine Blue

Pthalo Green

Mars Black



Pthalo Blue

Dioxazine Purple

Burnt Sienna

Yellow Ochre

Titanium White



2 large jars - glass or plastic, the size of a large jelly or large peanut butter jar  



Paper Towel Roll

Natural Sponges

Spray Bottle

Plastic Wrap

2B pencil

Pencil sharpener


Dates & Times

Fee: $170.00

Members: $160.00

Closed: Class has started

Wed, 6/20-8/1 (skip 7/4), 6:45-8:45 pm
Ages: 15 & up
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: Schack Art Center, Painting & Drawing Studio