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Watercolor Workshop: DIFFERENT STROKES with Cindy Briggs and Theresa Goesling, October 28th, 2013

Watercolor Workshop: DIFFERENT STROKES
Cindy Briggs and Theresa Goesling
Monday, October 28, 2013
Cost: $90.00

The ability to draw confidently is the most valuable tool in your painting kit. Theresa Goesling and Cindy Briggs will demonstrate drawing and painting basics to jumpstart your skills and help you explore making your own mark. Combining the two you'll learn how to capture subjects in watercolor. Learn basic approaches to how to draw and paint what you see, using observation, painting and drawing techniques to make it easier. A variety of brushwork techniques will be demonstrated from dry brush, to staccato and calligraphic line work to create textural washes and transparent glazes. Students will build confidence and have fun as they advance their brushwork and drawing skills completing simple exercises and a painting in class. The Make Every Day A Painting Instructors share tips from their books and tours as they encourage students to embrace their individual style and build confidence to go out and paint in the studio and on location.

Please call 425-643-1781 to register.

Free Demo: Soft Pastel with David Akers

Free Demo: Soft Pastel with David AkersDavid Akers /aka D Rogale

September 21,2013
11 to 12 and 1:30 to 2:30
Cost: Free

David Akers will cover his own specific techniques to create realistic & emotive portraiture using Soft Pastel

Please call 425-643-1781 with questions.

Free Watercolor Demo: DIFFERENT STROKES

Free Watercolor Demo: DIFFERENT STROKES

Cindy Briggs & Theresa Goesling
September 22, 2013
12:00 to 1:00 and 2:00 to 3:00
Cost: Free

DIFFERENT STROKES Watercolor demonstration with Theresa Goesling & Cindy Briggs. What do staccato & calligraphy have to do with watercolors? How do you make your brush dance? The Make Every Day A Painting International workshop instructors share experiences from their travels as they demonstrate drawing and brushwork for plein air and studio watercolors.

Please call 425-643-1781 with questions.

Water Media and Travel Journals with Molly Hashimoto, FREE Demos September 14th, 2013

Watercolor Travel Journals
Molly Hashimoto
September 14,2013
11-12 and 1:30-2:30
Cost: Free

At the demonstration, Molly will discuss how to sketch and paint on location, as well as continuing and completing work in your studio. It's fun to include both kinds of work in a journal--the freshness of the moment, and the more carefully composed sketch done after reflection.

Please call 425-643-1781 with questions.

Autumn Leaves with Primatek Watercolors with Liesel Lund, FREE Demos September 7th, 2013

Painting Autumn Leaves with PrimaTek Watercolors

Liesel Lund
September 7,2013
11-12 and 1:30-2:30

Daniel Smith's unique PrimaTek watercolors made are from genuine minerals and gemstones. Liesel will show how the colors look next to the actual stones they are made from. She will be demonstrating how the paints are wonderful for rich landscapes and will teach you how use them to paint autumn leaves using wet into wet, dry brush and resist techniques.

This is a great opportunity to learn about these gorgeous and unique paints .... Come by and get inspired! The DANIEL SMITH PrimaTek Watercolors Liesel will be demonstrating are:

  • Rhodonite Genuine
  • Sedona Genuine
  • Amazonite Genuine
  • Serpentine Genuine
  • Mayan Blue Genuine
  • Purpurite Genuine
  • Hematite Burnt Scarlet Genuine
She'll also be using:
  • #2 Round,
  • BlackGold 311
  • D.S. 1/2" 24-4 Cat's Tongue
  • #6 Round,
  • DaVinci-Maestro Kolinsky 35
  • 140# cold press watercolor paper
  • D.S. Masking Fluid
Please call 425-643-1781 with questions.