PrimSecSplotchWeb      A confident painter understands the personality of each pigment, paper and brush. These classes focus on essential characteristics of watercolor materials to build a foundation of skills and knowledge. Students receive individual guidance and demos of various techniques. Basic building blocks of watercolor painting are covered such as:  Setting up your palette. Stretching watercolor paper. Exploring ways to create texture. Staining, transparent and opaque pigments. Mixing colors. Washes and gradations. Building depth and value by glazing. Advanced Beginners learn to work with: Design principles. Composition. Painting from life, photos or imagination. And more!

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