Watercolor Foundations: Watercolor for Beginners
5 - 9 pm
This class is for students who are new to watercolor or have worked on their own and are looking to improve their watercolor skills with step-by-step instructions. The instructor will discuss various watercolor supplies and suggest appropriate starting materials. Students will learn to recognize various levels of paper wetness and how to use them to achieve the desired watercolor effects. Under the guidance of the instructor, students will also practice various techniques such as basic color mixing, brush strokes, various types of washes and more.
Wednesday, January 18 and 25
5 – 9 pm
Instructor: Iva Neveux
Ages: (15+) | All Levels
Supply list: Bring a confirmation receipt to Nevada Fine Arts for a 10% discount.
- 100% Cotton watercolor paper, 140 lb, cold press (various brands are available: Fluid, Arches, Fabriano Artistico, Stonehenge Aqua Coldpress, Bee paper, etc.)
- Strathmore Watercolor Pad, 400 Series, 140 lb, cold press, 9”x12” (It has a brown cover. Do NOT get the pad with the yellow cover!)
- Various sizes of watercolor brushes
- Mechanical pencil
- Kneaded eraser
- Roll of paper towers
- 2 water containers