Workshop Overview

MAKE YOUR DREAMS OF PAINTING IN WATERCOLOR A REALITY!

A full day of exploring how to paint cliffs and dwellings in watercolor. Paint from your photographs or Jan’s with at least two completed paintings by end of day. Must have had Jan’s beginning watercolor class, or equivalent.

All Levels

DATE & TIME:
Saturday / March 30th
9 – 4 PM


CLASS OBJECTIVES:

  • Show of examples of Jan’s cliffs ‘n dwellings
  • Review of materials, preferences, and care of brushes
  • How to take a photograph and make it your own composition
  • Review of compositional elements, center of interest, perspective, textures, color intensity
  • Demo of how to paint cliffs, how to make dwellings look three dimensional
  • Time to paint two watercolors with demonstrations of techniques in between
  • Final critique

WHAT TO BRING:

  • 1 sheet Arches watercolor paper 140# 22×30 or equivalent
  • watercolor brushes, variety (at least 1 inch flat, small round for detail, 1/4 or 1/2 inch flat or angle)
  • palette plus colors; recommended: raw sienna, burnt sienna, brown madder, purple, burnt umber
  • paper towels (or cloths if preferred)
  • water container
  • photographs of subject(s) to be painted
  • lunch (tea, coffee, filtered water provided)

COST:
$95.00 per person

LOCATION:
Artist Studio / Mancos, Colorado / Email for details & directions
At the unique earthen roof home & studio of Jan Wright
13602 Road 33.6, Mancos, CO 81328

Minimum 2 students; Maximum 5 students

Jan Wright / Instructor

About the Artist:
Southwest watercolor artist Jan Wright has lived in the Mancos area for nine years, having exhibited in Artisans of Mancos all that time.

She has produced over 25 one-woman exhibits throughout Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Texas in her 44 years of being an exhibiting artist.

Her paintings are in many national and international personal collections as well as on her website: www.janwrightwatercolors.com

Ancient Ascension - Jan Wright
Ancient Ascension - Jan Wright
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Workshop Details
Course ID : Cliffs 033019
Date : Saturday March 30th
$95
Place : Artist Studio Mancos
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Jan Wright
Jan Wright
Watercolor Artist