Levels: All Levels
Offered: One Sunday Afternoon, 3/22/20, 12pm-6pm
Instructor: Hajra Meeks
Location: Santa Cruz Art League
Color Theory can be intimidating and tedious, but not anymore! Learn about the various color schemes, how to choose an emotive limited palette suited for any painting, and create a stack of custom color wheels & limited palettes from your paints in this info-dense workshop for tangible color scheme examples you can return to over and over. So park your brushes here and let the epic color adventures begin! Suitable for beginning to advanced artists.
Hajra Meeks is an Author-Illustrator, fine artist, and Lecturer from the Bay Area. She has a BSc in Physics from the Univ. of San Francisco, an MSc in International History from the London School of Economics & Political Science, and a Picture Book Certificate from the MA program at the Vermont College of Fine Arts. She was a Lecturer in Art History, International History, and Calculus at UC Merced for 4 years, and has taught watercolor, gouache, and ink in-person and online for a decade. Her Youtube channel currently has 1.5 million views, her art has been in exhibitions in Union City, Mariposa, Vermont, Santa Clara, Berkeley, Santa Cruz, and Merced (where it was viewed by First Lady Michelle Obama), and she had a successfully funded online Kickstarter campaign for an environmentalist picture book about the real wolf OR-7. She also collaborates on digital, interactive Data Visualization projects that combine art and information. Currently, she’s teaching at SCAL, SCMNH, and via Patreon. You can learn more about her artwork and instruction at http://hajrameeks.com