Watercolor Landscape Class with Kirk Shiflett

ARTbar   205 Colorado Ave, Grand Junction CO 81501

Watercolor landscape class with Kirk Shiflett

All Materials Included, 11″ x 14″ canvas

This is an introduction to the medium of watercolor paint, and absorbent ground on canvas. This class demonstrates and explores basic techniques such as wet-on-dry, wet-on-wet, and washes. Students work from instructor painting guide and learn to manipulate value, tone, and color. Class time includes one-on-one, and group instruction. The course objectives include the basic components of watercolor including the fundamentals of color, light and transparency. Upon completion of this class, the student will have had an opportunity to:

• explore the medium of watercolor, and the use of absorbent ground

• create a well composed watercolor landscape painting

• improve observation skills

• develop an understanding of the use of value in creating form in a landscape painting

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