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Event Dates
May 29; 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
June 5; 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
June 12; 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Intermediate Watercolor for Botanical Artists

Thursdays, May 29, June 5, 12, 19, 2014, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm


Create more vibrant and accurate paintings by learning more about the colors in your paint box and how to prevent your paintings from looking dull or "muddy". Topics include: The basics of color theory, color schemes, characteristics of watercolor paint, and why some colors work better than others. Study how to paint light and reflected light on botanical forms and use that knowledge to begin a painting of a botanical subject using glazes and/or drybrush techniques. Instructor: Dr. Mary Jane Zander

$214 / $170 members.  4 sessions = 20 hrs.  GES: BI, 20, elective

This class is full.  Please contact the Registrar's Office at 804-262-9887 x320 if you wish to be added to the waiting list.