ROCKWATER art retreat
FEB 3-4-5 2011
Beginner & Intermediate Watercolor Workshop with JAN POYNTER
Enjoy the spectacular waterfront surroundings and 4 star dining
in this unique resort 2 hrs from downtown Vancouver!
this creative retreat package includes:
3 nights / 4 days / all meals / cottage or lodge accomodation
art instruction / morning yoga
check out the ROCKWATER retreats & workshop specials and book online!
With lively demos, discussions by the instructor and simple exercises participants will receive a solid grounding in materials, color mixing and basic techniques for transparent watercolor.
Discussion is encouraged during demos and focus is on learning & practice (not masterpieces) that give students the confidence to enjoy the spontaneity of watercolor in their own style & subject choices.
The following will be covered in this workshop:
Materials: Paint, paper, palette & brushes
Color mixing & pigment characteristics
Drawing & planning for watercolor
Wet – in – Wet wash methods
Drybrush, resist, spatter and textures
Underpainting & glazing
There will be relaxed discussion time, displays of original paintings, and a dedicated studio space for use between class time, morning & evenings.
Contact instructor JAN POYNTER for more details
about the workshop & materials list and supply
package available for $50.