Inktober Ink-&-Wash: Pumpkins & Scrub Jays! (Studio 119 @ Tannery Arts Center)

Levels: All

Offered: One Saturday 10/26/19, 12:00pm-6:00pm

Instructor: Hajra Meeks

Location: Studio 119 @ Tannery Arts Center

Celebrate Autumn, Halloween, and Inktober with this spooktacular Pumpkins & Scrub Jays workshop in ink-and-wash! Learn how to make the most of your liquid colored inks, your Inktense set, and your black ink markers for line work while painting pumpkins and smart scrub jays in a complementary color scheme! Inking techniques, layout tips, color theory, and natural history will all be covered, so bring your favorite Halloween candy, park your brushes here, and let the spooky art adventures begin! Don’t forget to bring lunch and snacks to fuel your brain during the lunch break!

Detailed syllabus available via blue “Materials List” link below 



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 



*This class is being held at the Tannery Arts Center in Studio 119, NOT at the Art League*

Additional Instructions: Please bring a bag lunch.

Fee: $99.00, one price for all Join Now

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