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Northwest Landscapes in Watercolor with Che Lopez, FREE Demos, February 8th, 2014

Watercolor by Che Lopez
Northwest Landscapes in Watercolor with Che Lopez
Saturday February 8th, 2014
11am & 1:30pm - FREE demos

This NW series was inspired by Che's commute to his classes at the Kirkland Arts Center. Watching the fall colors slowly give to the winter and fog of the northwest.  Che will demo his wet on wet technique and ways to create fog and atmospheric effects.

Che Lopez:
NWWS Co-Chair Waterworks 2013 & International Open Exhibition 2014
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Watercolor by Che Lopez

Watercolor by Che Lopez

Painting Water and Reflections in Watercolor with Kathy Collins, 1-Day Watercolor Workshop, February 9th, 2014

watercolor by Kathy Collins

Painting Water and Reflections in Watercolor, 1-Day Watercolor Workshop 
Kathy Collins
Sunday, February 9th, 2014
11:00am to 4:00pm
$85.00 for the 1-Day Workshop
Please call 425-643-1781 to register
Kathy Collins will demonstrate her technique for painting water and reflections which showcase the strong value contrasts between dark evergreen-covered mountains and transparent jewel-like reflections in Northwest waters. 
Kathy is a Signature member of the Northwest Watercolor Society and Women Painters of Washington.  Her work has been featured in Watercolor Artist magazine, The Artist’s Magazine, the Splash series, and will be included in the upcoming Schiffer Press book “100 Artists of the Northwest.”
See Kathy’s paintings and teaching schedule at

Exploring the Style of Zoltan Szabo, 2-Day Watercolor Workshop with Ann Breckon, January 26th & 27th, 2014

2-Day Watercolor Workshop:
Exploring the Style of Zoltan Szabo with Ann Breckon
Sunday & Monday
Sun. Jan. 26th 11 to 4:30
Mon. Jan. 27th from 10:30 to 4:30
$150.00  for the 2-Day Workshop
Please call 425-643-1781 to register.

“Don’t learn to copy, copy to learn.”

Zoltan Szabo is a nationally honored watercolor artist.  His book is full of enticing, do-able studies.  We will paint several of the simple projects in the book, then finish with a quintessential Szabo-styled landscape painting which includes fanciful trees, bands of color, positive/negative painting, and transparent overwashes. 
Recommended Text:  Zoltan Szabo's 70 Favorite Watercolor Techniques.

Let in the Sunshine - Free Watercolor Demos with Cindy Briggs and Theresa Goesling January 12th, 2014

Let in the Sunshine!
Painting Luminescent Sunlight with DANIEL SMITH watercolors.
Cindy Briggs & Theresa Goesling
Sunday, January 12, 2014
12:00 to 1:00 & 2:00 to 3:00
Free Demonstrations

International Traveling Workshop Instructors, Cindy Briggs & Theresa Goesling demonstrate creative techniques on how to paint dynamic sunlight with DANIEL SMITH Watercolors. The masters of color and authors of Make Every Day A Painting, will share their favorite paint colors, brushes, paper and tips on how to create luminescence as they create demonstration paintings in this one hour event.