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TITLE: Botanical Drawing Workshop-Buds & Bulbs
DESCRIPTION: This class is an advanced beginner or intermediate level for students with drawing experience. Learn to accurately illustrate the botanical details of buds and bulbs using pencil, colored pencil, watercolor or pen and ink. Artist Caroline Hottenstein guides you in seeing and rendering details as well as using basic watercolor techniques for botanical illustration. A supply list will be emailed before class.

TITLE: Paint on Any Surface (13-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Learn which paints or varnishes are best suited to use on glass, porcelain, paper, fabric and more. Learn different painting styles such as tole, watercolor and reverse painting. Bring the surface of your choice to class. Supply fee payable to instructor at first class.

TITLE: Watercolor Holiday Greeting Cards 13-Adu
DESCRIPTION: (13-Adult) Learn how to mix watercolor paints, select good art brushes and supplies, balance composition, use various painting techniques and create interesting textures. Complete one greeting card per class with artist demonstrations and individual assistance. Supply fee payable to instructor at first class.

TITLE: Watercolor Painting I (Adults)
DESCRIPTION: Students are introduced to watercolor techniques and color basics. Concepts such as wet on wet, dry watercolor, color layering and blending are explored. Supply fee payable to instructor at first class.

TITLE: Watercolor Works (13-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Open to students of all skill levels. Learn to mix colors, composition, paint handling and brush strokes through various projects and finished paintings. Experienced painters may work on their own projects. Supply list at first class but bring materials if you have them.

TITLE: Watercolor Workshop: Nature Note-Taking
DESCRIPTION: Visit the beautiful gardens of Green Spring to draw and paint some of the things you notice. Artist and instructor Marni Maree teaches you how to compose pages with drawings and words to record the details of what you are seeing, hearing and experiencing. Use these notes to create a larger watercolor painting in the classroom. All skill levels are welcome. Bring a bag lunch. Supply list will be emailed before class.

TITLE: Watercolor Workshop: Working w/Brusho
DESCRIPTION: Brusho is a versatile watercolor medium made of ink crystals. It's incredibly vivid and beautiful colors open up a world of possibilities for painters. Learn to use Brusho in your watercolor paintings on various surfaces under the guidance of artist Marni Maree. A supply list will be emailed before the first class. Bring your lunch.

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