Daily demonstrations, individual instruction and critiques. On-location painting, weather permitting. Learn to handle watercolor in a wet, spontaneous manner. Strong emphasis on compositional ideas and value control. Simplify and perfect your drawings for the painting process.
Explore kinetic and implied kinetic form-making with simple everyday materials. Hands-on play. Includes a base-making demo.
Materials Provided: Wire, paper, small hand tools. Odds and Ends. Paints.
Materials to Bring to class: Sketchbook, drawing implement. Craft glue gun and glue sticks. Small needle-nose pliers.
Authenticity. Inner Voice. Who are you? We will create “embellished” archetypal self-portraits in this class starting with a seated figure—you—and see what mythical character emerges.