Paint-Ins are a single day class, usually taught the third Saturday of the month, from 9:00am - 3:30pm. It's a great opportunity to learn a new technique or squeeze in a class with your busy schedule. Registration is required. 

Paint-Ins

    • May 18, 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    • WASH - 1601 West Alabama at Mandell, Houston, TX 77006
    • 9
    Register

    MAY MONTHLY PAINT-IN: Line Dancing with Two Step Plus with Jackie Liddell

    Class:  9:30-3:00 on May 18, 2019

    Jackie Liddell has an MFA and is a longtime WASH Elite Signature as well as other prestigious societies.  

    This workshop promises to be fun and creative with transparent watercolor (or acrylics used transparently), black elegant writer calligraphy pens, and hand painted paper for collage, and stamping to add some creative texture, variety and surprises.

    Jackie Liddell’s painting was created with watercolor, ink, line, collage.

    Supplies:

    •Bring close up reference photos of your choice:  flowers, trees, fruits, vegetables, shells, animals, bugs, (or borrow one of Jackie’s)  

    •two quarter sheets of Watercolor Paper of choice, a #2 pencil and eraser, a Black ink Elegant Writer Calligraphy pen, (or borrow one of Jackie’s)

    •brushes, your paint palette and paint, water containers, paper towels, support board, a large sheet or two of white gift tissue paper, or Japanese rice paper, a garbage sack (to paint the tissue paper on, and then to let it dry on)

    •Optional extras: Matte Medium, stamps, water soluble crayons, silver or gold metallic acrylic paint  

    Bring a sack lunch, sweater/light jacket (in case the room temp is cool).  We’ll have snacks and coffee!


    Jan McNeill (jan.mcneill@att.net), Alice Rogers and David Muegge, Paint-in Coordinators

    9:00-9:30 setup by attendees

    9:30-3:00 class – lecture, demo, and painting

    3:00-3:30 – cleanup

    • June 15, 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
    • WASH - 1601 West Alabama at Mandell, Houston, TX 77006
    • 10
    Register

    JUNE MONTHLY PAINT-IN: Expressive Drawing with Kathy Farr

    Class:  9:30-3:00 on June 15, 2019

    Come spend a Saturday making art in ways you may not have tried yet. Learn to see relationships in order to draw more accurately, and practice creating non-objective dynamic relationships. We will review composition and create drawings both simple and complex. We will experiment with a variety of drawing implements and methods.

    SUPPLY LIST
    Newsprint pad
    9” x 12” or larger sketch book
    4B and 6B pencils
    eraser
    1 stick charcoal
    rag
    kneaded eraser
    Sumi or India ink (you may use black acrylic or gouache instead)
    brushes size 10 or 12, and size 3 or 4
    water container
    black Sharpie
    3 colors of Conte

    Bring a sack lunch, sweater/light jacket (in case the room temp is cool).  We’ll have snacks and coffee!

    Jan McNeill (jan.mcneill@att.net), Alice Rogers and David Muegge, Paint-in Coordinators

    9:00-9:30 setup by attendees
    9:30-3:00 class – lecture, demo, and painting
    3:00-3:30 – cleanup

No Paint-In scheduled in August. Schedule runs September - July.

1601 West Alabama Houston TX 77006
Gallery: 713-942-9966
Questions? Email 
admin@watercolorhouston.org

HOURS: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am - 3 pm

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