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Beginning Watercolor
Apr
6
1:00 PM13:00

Beginning Watercolor

Join Cerise to learn all the basics to start your watercolor journey! This workshop is designed to give you basic knowledge, skills and confidence to get brush to paper and have you creating beautiful florals & geometrics. 

Learn:

- Basic Color Theory and Choosing a Pallet

- Use and care for your brushes

- Different watercolor techniques (wet-on-wet, wet-on-dry, etc.)

- How to create geometric shapes and basic florals/leaves

- Basic composition of patterns and bouquets/wreaths

There will also be time to get in depth help with questions about technique, color and composition.

You will receive the following take-home materials (valued at $80):

- 3 watercolor brushes
- 1 Canson XL Watercolor Paper Pad, 140g 9x12"

- 1 paint pallet with space for mixing

- 8 watercolor paints including: red, blues, yellow, pink, black, green, brown (provided in pallet)

- pencil and eraser

- 1 watercolor booklet with color wheel and painting guide

- 1 zip bag to take home all your supplies

Price $135 if registered by 3/30/19 , $145 after; Members save 15% off all workshop pricing

“This class was just what I was looking for-Cerise gives a fun and informative class into the basics of Watercolor Painting. I left feeling encouraged and inspired. I couldn’t believe all of the paint, brushes and other supplies that were included.” -Debby

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Mini Watercolor Workshop: Valentine Illustrations
Feb
2
10:00 AM10:00

Mini Watercolor Workshop: Valentine Illustrations

Add a new skill to your watercolor practice with a mini intensive workshop. Designed to challenge your painting practice and provide you with the confidence to take your watercolor art to the next level, this workshop will teach you shading and creating three-dimensional illustrations. We will paint conversation hearts, banners and some fun and cute punny Valentines.

Please bring your own supplies from previous class. Prerequisite beginning watercolor class or similar experience, beginners welcome!

$30 registration fee

 
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Watercolor Mini Workshop: Holiday Edition
Dec
1
1:00 PM13:00

Watercolor Mini Workshop: Holiday Edition

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Are you ready to create some fun watercolor art for the holidays? We will create cards, gift tags, ornaments and more themed for Christmas, Hanukkah and whatever you celebrate.

Please bring your paint, brush and paper supplies from Beginning Watercolor There will be a $15 material fee due at workshop for supplies.

Prerequisite: Completion of Beginning Watercolor
Registration is $40+ $15 materials fee

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Watercolor Mini Workshop: Halloween Haunts
Oct
13
1:00 PM13:00

Watercolor Mini Workshop: Halloween Haunts

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Are you ready to take your watercolors beyond the basics? Then join me as we create pumpkins, bats, cats and GHOSTS! Yes, you will learn how to create white objects using some color and shading techniques.

Please bring your paint, brush and paper supplies from Beginning Watercolor and be ready to try a new color: Payne's Grey! ($5 material fee due at workshop) Don't forget your pencil so you can sketch your spooky designs!

Prerequisite: Completion of Beginning Watercolor
Registration is $40+ $5 materials fee (not required if previously purchased)

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Beginning Watercolor
Oct
13
10:00 AM10:00

Beginning Watercolor

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Do you love all the modern watercolor artwork you've been seeing but are stumped as to where to start creating yourself? Don't fret! This workshop is designed to give you basic knowledge, skills and confidence to get that brush to paper and have you creating beautiful florals & geometrics.

 

With a background in acrylics and oils, I used to be terrified of watercolors. But after buying my first set of paints, I was in love!

 

In this class you will learn:

  • Basic Color Theory and Choosing a Pallet

  • How to use and care for your brushes

  • Different watercolor techniques (wet-on-wet, wet-on-dry, etc.)

  • How to create geometric shapes and basic florals/leaves

  • Basic composition of patterns and bouquets/wreaths

 

There will also be time to get in depth help with questions you have about techniques, color, composition, etc.

You will receive the following take-home materials (valued at $80):

  • 3 Princeton Brushes, sizes 2 & 6 round and a flat wash brush

  • 1 Canson XL Watercolor Paper Pad, 140g 9x12"

  • 1 large 16 well pallet with space for mixing

  • 8 watercolor paints including: red, blues, yellow, pink, black, green, brown (provided in pallet)

  • pencil and eraser

  • 1 watercolor booklet with color wheel and painting guide

  • 1 fabric zip bag to take home all your supplies

 

Other provided studio supplies include:

  • water cup

  • paper towels

Workshop Price: Register by 10/11/18 $135, $145 after; Members save 15% off all workshop pricing

 

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Watercolor Mini Workshop: Farmers Market
Sep
22
12:00 PM12:00

Watercolor Mini Workshop: Farmers Market

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Are you ready to take your watercolors beyond the basics? Then join me to create fresh farmer's market produce illustrations. We will have fresh picks from the Morgan Hill Farmer's Market to use as models (and snack!).

You will learn sketching techniques, new wet-on-wet techniques and color mixing to achieve realistic, veggie and fruit tones!

Please bring your paint, brush and paper supplies from Beginning Watercolor and don't forget your pencil!

Prerequisite: Completion of Beginning Watercolor
Registration is $40

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Watercolor Mini Workshop: Galaxies & Moons
Aug
11
1:00 PM13:00

Watercolor Mini Workshop: Galaxies & Moons

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Are you ready to take your watercolors beyond the basics? Then join me as we learn how to create moons and galaxies!

You will learn new wet-on-wet techniques, how to dry your watercolors more quickly, how to layer color and how to use paints to blend with and push each other on your artwork.

Please bring your paint, brush and paper supplies from Beginning Watercolor and be ready to try a new color: Payne's Grey! You will also learn how to splatter stars onto your galaxies using a bleed-proof white paint. ($5 material fee due at workshop) Other materials will be available for use to create these fun satellites and night skies!

Prerequisite: Completion of Beginning Watercolor
Registration is $40+ $5 materials fee (not required if previously purchased)

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Beginning Watercolor
Jun
30
1:00 PM13:00

Beginning Watercolor

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Do you love all the modern watercolor artwork you've been seeing but are stumped as to where to start creating yourself? Don't fret! This workshop is designed to give you basic knowledge, skills and confidence to get that brush to paper and have you creating beautiful florals & geometrics.

 

With a background in acrylics and oils, I used to be terrified of watercolors. But after buying my first set of paints, I was in love!

 

In this class you will learn:

  • Basic Color Theory and Choosing a Pallet
  • How to use and care for your brushes
  • Different watercolor techniques (wet-on-wet, wet-on-dry, etc.)
  • How to create geometric shapes and basic florals/leaves
  • Basic composition of patterns and bouquets/wreaths

 

There will also be time to get in depth help with questions you have about techniques, color, composition, etc.

You will receive the following take-home materials (valued at $80):

  • 3 Princeton Brushes, sizes 2 & 6 round and a flat wash brush
  • 1 Canson XL Watercolor Paper Pad, 140g 9x12"
  • 1 large 16 well pallet with space for mixing
  • 8 watercolor paints including: red, blues, yellow, pink, black, green, brown (provided in pallet)
  • pencil and eraser
  • 1 watercolor booklet with color wheel and painting guide
  • 1 fabric zip bag to take home all your supplies

 

Other provided studio supplies include:

  • water cup
  • paper towels

Workshop Price: Register by 6/23/18 $135, $145 after; Members save 10% off all workshop pricing

 

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Beginning Watercolor
Apr
21
1:00 PM13:00

Beginning Watercolor

Do you love all the modern watercolor artwork you've been seeing but are stumped as to where to start creating yourself? Don't fret! This workshop is designed to give you basic knowledge, skills and confidence to get that brush to paper and have you creating beautiful florals & geometrics.

 

With a background in acrylics and oils, I used to be terrified of watercolors. But after buying my first set of paints, I was in love!

 

In this class you will learn:

  • - Basic Color Theory and Choosing a Pallet
  • - How to use and care for your brushes
  • - Different watercolor techniques (wet-on-wet, wet-on-dry, etc.)
  • - How to create geometric shapes and basic florals/leaves
  • - Basic composition of patterns and bouquets/wreaths

 

There will also be time to get in depth help with questions you have about techniques, color, composition, etc.

You will receive the following take-home materials (valued at $75):

  • - 3 Princeton Brushes, sizes 2 & 6 round and a flat wash brush
  • - 1 Canson XL Watercolor Paper Pad, 140g 9x12"
  • - 1 large 16 well pallet with space for mixing
  • - 8 watercolor paints including: red, blues, yellow, pink, black, green, brown (provided in pallet)
  • - pencil, ruler and eraser
  • - 1 watercolor booklet with color wheel and painting guide
  • - 1 fabric zip bag to take home all your supplies

 

Other provided studio supplies include:

  • - water cup
  • - paper towels

Workshop Price: Register by 4/13/18 $135, $145 after; Members save 10% off all workshop pricing

 

Cancelation Policy:
Though we understand that life throws you curveballs, most of our workshops require advanced purchase of supplies.
If you need to cancel a workshop, we are happy to extend a full refund less a $5 processing fee 2 weeks prior to the workshop date.
If you cancel less than 2 weeks from the date of the event and we are able to fill your spot, we will happily extend a full refund less a $5 processing fee; otherwise, we are not able to extend a full refund

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Feb
10
1:00 PM13:00

Beginning Watercolor

Do you love all the modern watercolor artwork you've been seeing but are stumped as to where to start creating yourself? Don't fret! This workshop is designed to give you basic knowledge, skills and confidence to get that brush to paper and have you creating beautiful florals & geometrics.

 

With a background in acrylics and oils, I used to be terrified of watercolors. But after buying my first set of paints, I was in love!

 

In this class you will learn:

- Basic Color Theory and Choosing a Pallet

- How to use and care for your brushes

- Different watercolor techniques (wet-on-wet, wet-on-dry, etc.)

- How to create geometric shapes and basic florals/leaves

- Basic composition of patterns and bouquets/wreaths

 

There will also be time to get in depth help with questions you have about techniques, color, composition, etc.

 

You will receive the following take-home materials (valued at $75):

- 3 Princeton Brushes, sizes 2 & 6 round and a flat wash brush
- 1 Canson XL Watercolor Paper Pad, 140g 9x12"

- 1 large 16 well pallet with space for mixing

- 8 watercolor paints including: red, blues, yellow, pink, black, green, brown (provided in pallet)

- pencil, ruler and eraser

- 1 watercolor booklet with color wheel and painting guide

- 1 fabric zip bag to take home all your supplies

 

Other provided studio supplies include:

- water cup

- paper towels

- painter's tape

 

Workshop Price: Register by 2/3/18 $135, $145 after; Members save 10% off all workshop pricing

 

Cancelation Policy:
Though we understand that life throws you curveballs, most of our workshops require advanced purchase of supplies.
If you need to cancel a workshop, we are happy to extend a full refund less a $5 processing fee 2 weeks prior to the workshop date.
If you cancel less than 2 weeks from the date of the event and we are able to fill your spot, we will happily extend a full refund less a $5 processing fee; otherwise, we are not able to extend a full refund.

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