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Mastering Yupo - A free demonstration by Cheryl Hoople


Saturday, November 19 - Mastering Yupo 
Free Demonstration 
12-1:30
With Cheryl Hoople
Because YUPO is a slick and frequently frustrating paper for artists to use, this watercolor demo shows you how to paint successfully on YUPO paper. Using a free-flowing style, artist Cheryl Hoople creates rich surface textures and luminous dark passages, while using a variety of tools and materials to create a complex painting full of excitement and color

Come Paint A Little - Watercolor Hands on Demonstration


Sunday, November 13 - Come Paint a Little 
Free Event - HANDS ON DEMONSTRATION
12-1:30
With Cindy Valdez
Learn how to approach a small watercolor painting as Cindy walks you through painting a branch of holly and berries using three Daniel Smith colors. You'll leave knowing how to transfer an image using transfer paper, apply paint wet onto dry and wet into wet, and how to let colors mix on a page.  Supplies and seats are limited, please call the store to reserve a spot.

FREE NEW GOLDEN LECTURE: Mixed Media with Acrylics! with Barbara De Pirro, Dec 4, 2016, 1-3:30 pm

New Golden Lecture! MIXED MEDIA with ACRYLICS
FREE GOLDEN LECTURE/DEMO
with BARBARA DE PIRRO
Sunday, December 4, 2016
1:00 - 3:30 pm
Reserve your seat now!
Phone 425-643-1781


A lecture for all levels and backgrounds; from painters, mixed media, fiber to sculptural artists with ideas for all! This presentation covers a wide variety of techniques for use in a wide range of media. Learn about GOLDEN Acrylic paints and mediums, including QoR Watercolors. Gain an understanding of each product and their different attributes. Learn how to make the right choices in grounds and paints for the best intended application. Learn what to put under paint, and how to create washes, stains, and collage. We also cover the use of stencils, paint markers, pastels, and pencils, as well as the creation of encaustic-like effects. This is a great place for beginners and experienced artists alike to learn new techniques and be inspired by innovative applications. Attendees will receive Information packets & free samples.