Dates: October 5–November 9
Time: Mondays 2:00–3:00pm Zoom – Q&A/Demo
Cost: $182.00/$164.00 for ACE Members
Instructor: Kara K. Bigda
This course is designed to introduce students to painting watercolor on a clay surface. All are welcome including those beginning their watercolor experience.
The reference photo, “Blueberries in Glass” will be supplied along with a line drawing. Instruction, from the transferred drawing to finished details, will be provided as written lessons with progress photos. Accompanying pre-recorded video demonstrations for various steps along the way, will also be available and a weekly one hour Zoom Conference for questions and live demonstrations will be offered but not mandatory.
Should time permit, a second small painting will be available with some accompanying instruction.
- Paint – professional grade in tubes: Winsor & Newton and Daniel Smith brands
Red: Permanent Alizarin Crimson (DS), Winsor Red (WN)
Blue: Cobalt blue (DS), French Ultramarine (DS), Winsor Blue
Yellow: New Gamboge (DS)
Neutrals: Burnt Sienna (WN), Payne’s Gray (DS)
- Brushes – Silver Black Velvet:
Round: #4, #8
Other: Michaels acrylic flats in various sizes (not too hard but not too soft – used for lifting)
- Palette – Large with many wells & cover or cups
- Painting Surface – Ampersand Aquabord:
Flat: 1/8”—6” x 6” (usually come in a package of 4)
- Bath Towel
- Spray Bottle
- Water Container(s)