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BI in Watercolor I

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
York Street
Additional Dates: 

Sep 2 2014 6:00PM
Sep 9 2014 6:00PM
Sep 16 2014 6:00PM
Sep 23 2014 6:00PM

Registration begins June 10, 2014 at 9am. Classes appear sold out until then.

Become part of the watercolor botanical tradition. Combine drawing skills and your knowledge of color mixing as you discover the delight of putting brush to paper to learn the specific techniques of transparent watercolor. Instruction, demonstration and practical exercises will guide you through a variety of watercolor techniques: flat and graded washes, highlights and drybrush detail. Learn to build washes for depth of tone and shading, and how to create soft and hard edges. With these foundational skills you’ll be ready to create a finished plate in Watercolor II. Fee: $230 member, $285 non-member. Prerequisites: Botanical Illustration in Botanical Illustration in Pencil I, Color Mixing.


• Tue, Aug. 26, Sep. 2, 9, 16, 23, 6-9 p.m.

Instructor: Laurence Pierson

• Tue, Nov. 11, 18, 25, Dec. 2, 9, 9 a.m. – noon

Instructor: Laurence Pierson