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ZOOM Online class - Watercolor

Enjoy the fascinating, vibrant world of watercolors in this exciting class! We will paint and draw 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.  

Beginning/Intermediate

6 sessions

This class will take place live over ZOOM. The instructor will send an invitation to students to join the class at the schedule time. Please have your supplies ready to go on the first day. The class is limited to 10 students for optimum teacher/student interaction.

Supplies can be purchased online at dickblick.com, www.artistcraftsman.com/ or could be purchased at Joann Fabrics or Michaels.

Supply List:

PALETTE

Plastic Watercolor Palette (9-10 wells or more) 


BRUSHES

Short handled watercolor brushes

Rounds  - 1, 1/16" wide

Filberts -
1, 3/8" wide
pick two of these three 5/32", 5/8" or 1/4"

Flat - 1" wide

Angle brush - (optional)-  (small- 1/4" wide, or less)

PAPER 

1-2 pads of Watercolor Paper  in a size like 11x14, 11x15, 12x15, 12x16, or 12x18 depending on availablility. 120 lb paper or higher (Smooth, like Canson, is best)

 

PAINTS

Watercolor paints- student grade (Like student grade- Winsor Newton's Cotman & Grumbacher Academy are best- or you could do lower level like Blick, Reeves, Artist's Loft, (Michael's) Sargent, if you need to save more) (Sets are often cheapest)

Colors:

Pthalo Green

Pthalo Blue

Ultramarine Blue

Dioxazine Purple

Titanium White (2)

Mars Black (or Ivory Black)

Magenta or Rose 

Yellow Medium (For Yellows, Oranges, and Reds, if it also says Hansa, Acra, or Cadmium -Hue-, that's fine)

Yellow Light  (For Yellows, Oranges, and Reds, if it also says Hansa, Acra, or Cadmium -Hue-, that's fine)

Orange Medium  (For Yellows, Oranges, and Reds, if it also says Hansa, Acra, or Cadmium -Hue-, that's fine)

Red Medium   (For Yellows, Oranges, and Reds, if it also says Hansa, Acra, or Cadmium -Hue-, that's fine)

Optional:

Burnt Sienna

Burnt Umber

Yellow Ochre

 

Miscellaneous:

Water Jars: Like PB&J, Yogurt, Cottage Cheese, etc (glass or plastic)

Paper Towels

2b or hb pencil

white vinyl eraser (or pink pearl)

Sharpener (preferably with shavings catcher)

 

Optional:

Sponge (ie natural sea sponge)

Plastic Wrap or plastic bag

Aluminum Foil

"Liquid Frisket"

 

 

Dates & Times

Fee: $155.00

Members: $145.00

Sundays, 8/9-9/20 (skip 9/6), 12:30-2:30pm
Ages: Teen - 13+, Adult - 18+
Instructor: Peter Barth
Location: ZOOM class