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Master Class: Watercolor Landscape in Triad

October 21, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

$72.00 – $80.00

Paint the landscape using just three colors: yellow, red and blue! Topics covered in this class include, but not limited to: Drawing and painting techniques, exploring color value relationships and mixing recipes, design/composition, fixing mistakes and more!
This will be a fun, casual watercolor workshop with helpful handouts. This workshop is designed for beginners through advanced painters – any artist interested in painting the landscape using just three paint colors. By the end of the workshop, you’ll have a better understanding of working with a limited palette and have completed a painting using three colors.
Materials Needed:
Bring a simple landscape photo reference to work from. A photo that has interest to you. Keep it simple, best to select a reference image that is in scale to your paper size (think vertical or horizontal).
Watercolor paper and backing board or watercolor block, suggested 140# cold press. Size 11″ x 14″ or 12″ x 16″ no larger than 16″ x 20″
One scrap piece of Watercolor paper (to test color mixes)
Paint Colors: Cobalt Blue, Cad Red and Cad Yellow or Ultramarine Blue, Alizarine Crimson and Yellow Ochre, plus an opaque white gouache
Palette & Brushes: Bring what you would normally use and are comfortable with.
Masking tape.
Your favorite drawing pencil, kneaded eraser & sharpener
X-Acto knife
Water bucket, spray bottle & paper towels
Small sponge. (if you use for painting texture)
Bottle of liquid frisket & old brush to apply frisket (may not need)
Rubber cement pickup (may not need)

Register for Watercolor Triad Workshop


October 21, 2023
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
$72.00 – $80.00
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Decorative Arts Center of Ohio
145 E. Main Street
Lancaster, OH 43130 United States
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