Course Description

This course will expand your understanding of and abilities with watercolor painting.  There will be demonstrations, handouts, and homework in addition to time for painting.  Experience with watercolor painting will be most helpful, but beginners are welcome.  

Required materials:

  • Paper: Arches #140 cold press, at least 10” x 14”. The cost is dependent on the quantity purchased, but plan on around $40 for paper. $2 will buy one 11” x 15” sheet from the instructor.
  • Brushes: at least three synthetic bristle brushes (#14 and #8 round, 1” flat). Cost is about $35.
  • Paints: Cotman brand tube paints are preferred. Colors: permanent rose, cobalt blue, lemon yellow, hooker’s green, violet, orange, burnt sienna, indigo. Cost is about $4 per 8ml tube.
  • Palette: a white plastic plate is okay, but one with wells and cover is preferred. Cost for a larger palette is around $25.
  • water containers
  • Viva paper towels
  • roll of toilet paper
  • board to back paper
  • masking tape
  • small spray bottle
  • #2 pencils
  • kneaded eraser
  • paper for drawings
  • ruler
  • scissors
  • camera
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