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The Watercolor for Absolute Beginners class is different. It's designed from the start to "build in" success, with the right paper, paints, brushes, simple exercises, and patient instruction.
It's the right course for you if...
Unlike acrylics or oils, watercolor paints have a mind of their own -- rich and juicy, yet unpredictable and hard to control. But learn to work with them, and they'll do most of the work for you. You'll study exactly how to handle the paints to get the beautiful effects only watercolor can provide.
artistic or drawing skill is necessary. Really.
Anyone, including you, can learn to do it --
all it takes is practice and persistence. So take the pain out of
painting! If you'd like to express yourself with watercolor, this is
easiest place to start.
The 4-week DRAWING course, given 3 or 4 times a year, meets weekly on Mondays, from 7-9 pm.
All classes meet on Union Square in Manhattan, New York City, one block from the 4 5 6 N Q R Q L subway stop.
You can purchase your own supplies listed in the Materials List, or you can order a “Beginner’s Kit” (tube paints in 8 colors, portable palette, 12 sheets of top-quality Arches brand paper, 6 brushes in various sizes) for $50.00
Tuition is $250.00 for 6 weekly classes, payable by cash or money order (no personal checks, please). You can also pay via credit card, prior to the first class, using PayPal online. That link and other details are on the Sign Up page.
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