Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Introduction to Watercolor: Painting Notecards with Cathy Jones via ZOOM

March 24 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Introduction to Watercolor: Painting Notecards with Cathy Jones via ZOOM

March 24 (1 Wednesday) 2-4 pm

$65/ CAE Member (this includes a $5 lab fee for watercolor notecards) OR $72/non-member (this includes a $5 lab fee for watercolor notecards)
Every student will receive five (5) Strathmore cold press watercolor notecards to use in the class

Minimum students: 5; maximum students: 25 [This is a ZOOM class]

Please register NO LATER than March 15 if you plan to purchase the optional supply kit.

In this class participants will learn to paint note cards with watercolor. This class introduces the basics of working with watercolor like mixing paint, how much water to use, using masking fluid, learning how to splatter paint, drawing trees and flowers and so much more.  This small format makes it easy to put a painting together and is perfect for all levels of painters even if you have never picked up a paint brush or worked with watercolor. Five note cards included in price of class.

No painting experience is necessary.

Supplies Provided with Registration Fee

  • Five (5) Strathmore watercolor, cold press notecards

Supplies to be provided by student OR purchased in Art Kit: (These supplies can be purchased from Dick Blick Art Supplies or other art supply locations. The first three supplies can be purchased in our Art Kit for $20. See below.)

  • 4”, 6” or 8” round watercolor brush-whatever you have.
  • Watercolor paint – assorted colors but at least red, yellow and blue (pan, tube or liquid)
  • Masking tape
  • Small foam core board or card board to tape down note card while painting
  • Pencil and eraser
  • Masking fluid
  • Two plastic water bowls-whatever you have-one for rinsing your brush and one for clean water to paint with
  • Paper towels and Kleenex
  • Paint palette
  • sponge or roll of paper towels to remove water from paint brush and excess paint
  • Apron unless you are super neat
  • SoHo Urban Artist Watercolor Pan Set of 12 Metallic Colors (can be purchase from Jerry’s Art-o-rama for $15 if you’d like to try metallics)
  • Q-tips
  • Salt
  • small spray bottle for water

Art Kit (You may order the Art Kit separately for $20.) It will inlcude:

  • 36 color Watercolor cake paint set with palette
  • 1 watercolor round brush
  • 1 oz of masking fluid

Register Now

Order your Art Kit

Details

Date:
March 24
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event Categories:
, ,
Website:
https://evergreenarts.z2systems.com/np/clients/evergreenarts/eventRegistration.jsp?event=1817&

Venue

ZOOM

Organizer

Center for the Arts Evergreen