Portraits in Watercolor

Portraits in Watercolor

Tuesdays, June 2 – 16 / 5:30 – 8:30 pm

Students will enjoy a quick introduction to watercolors (brush techniques, wash techniques, etc.) and a discussion about the history and practice of portraiture. Students will trace personal images onto their watercolor paper using a projector. Class demonstrations will help guide students towards their finished piece.

Supply List:

  • #12 round, #5 or #6 round, 1 mop, 1 2’ hake (all brushes for watercolors)
  • A 6-10 pot palette, or any white flat surface (dinner plates work well) 
  • 9”x12” tablet of watercolor paper (cold press, 140lb weight) (Strathmore is a good brand) 
  • Pencil (mechanical works well) 
  • Color photograph of person you wish to paint, and same photograph on a flash drive

Instructor: Reena Spansail
Ages: 15 and up / All levels

June 2, 2015 5:30 – 8:30 pm