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TITLE: English Watercolors (18-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Learn watercolor painting using the English school techniques focusing on structure and light. Supply list available at first class.

TITLE: Italics (18-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Prerequisite: Calligraphy. Italics is the most versatile of alphabets and a natural follow-on to the beginning class. In addition to miniscule and majascule, variations and flourishing, students are taught to mix watercolor gouache paint to make colored ink and experiment with the colored ink or different colored papers. Bring your tools. Supply fee payable to instructor at first class.

TITLE: Pen & Ink with Watercolor Washes (18+)
DESCRIPTION: Challenge your drawing and painting skills by combining pen and ink drawing with watercolor wash. Half of class will focus on line, and half on color. Supply list provided at class, any supply fee payable to instructor.

TITLE: Watercolor Painting I (18-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Explore materials, value, painting in triads, wet-in-wet, washes, glazing and other techniques. Materials provided for first class, with supply list for other classes. Cost of materials is between $50 and $75.

TITLE: Watercolor Painting II (18-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Prerequisite: Watercolor Painting I or equivalent. Continue sharpening basic skills and techniques. Develop brush styles and individual approaches to projects and exercises. Students need to bring supplies to class.

TITLE: Watercolor Works (13-Adult)
DESCRIPTION: Open to students of all 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:Painting on Yupo 18+
DESCRIPTION: Learn to paint on yupo, a slick sheet of plastic meant for painting. The paints slides around the surface and does surprisingly magical things! It is a great surface for making textures and for experimenting with different kinds of painting 'tools'. You will be delighted with what you can achieve on this surface. Artist Marni Maree leads a morning demonstration followed by painting and critique session. Supply list will be sent out before class. Please bring a lunch.

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