Due to worsening weather conditions, we have made the difficult decision to cancel today's programming. The Museum and galleries remain open today.
Lavender Fields in Watercolor

Lavender Fields in Watercolor

Mondays, August 7 and 14
5 - 9 pm

In this two-session course, students will focus on the importance of value in landscape paintings. The subject of lavender fields will be explored in a monochromatic painting in the first session, focusing on value as well as wet in wet & wet on dry watercolor techniques. In the second session students will use the knowledge of value in monochrome and apply it to a full spectrum painting.

Mondays, August 7 and 14
5 – 9 pm

Instructor: Iva Neveux
Age: Adult (15+) | All Levels

Supply list: Show confirmation reciept at Nevada Fine Arts for a 10% discount.

  • Watercolor paper – at least 2 sheets of 9” x 12”, 140 lb, cold press (100% cotton such as Arches or Daler-Rowney Langton Prestige, Fabriano Artistico suggested)
  • Scrap paper (watercolor paper of a lesser quality for practice)
  • Brushes – 1” flat, round brushes # 4, 8 and 12 (or any smaller and larger round brush with a point)
  • Palette that includes Cerulean Blue, Ultramarine blue, Permanent Rose, Yellow Ochre, Cadmium Yellow, Cadmium Red, Sap Green, Burned Sienna, Indigo
  • HB pencil, mechanical pencil
  • Kneaded eraser
  • Tracing paper
  • Paper towels
  • 2 containers for water
  • Spray bottle and a mister
  • Flat board to place your paper on (plexiglass, foamboard or similar)
     
Painting
August 7, 2023 5 – 9 pm
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