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Introduction to Watercolor: Painting Notecards with Cathy Jones

November 15, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Introduction to Watercolor: Painting Notecards with Cathy Jones

November 15 (1 Monday) 1-3 pm

$77/ CAE Member (this includes a $5 lab fee for watercolor notecards) OR $85/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: 12

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: (These supplies can be purchased from Dick Blick Art Supplies or other art supply locations.)

  • 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

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November 15, 2021
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Center for the Arts Evergreen
31880 Rocky Village Drive
Evergreen, CO 80439 United States
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Center for the Arts Evergreen