(LIVE ONLINE) Seascapes in Watercolor

Levels: Intermediate and advanced

Offered: Tuesdays, October 13 - November 24. No class on November 3., 10:00am-12:00pm

Instructor: Cynthia Armstrong


This 6 week Online series class is a follow up and extension of the previously offered, Landscapes in Watercolor course. The course will offer students the opportunity to explore an expanded watercolor palette and technique repertoire. Crashing ocean waves, sea bluffs, rocky coastlines, serene beach scenes, boats and floats and more!

Separate Zoom Critique sessions to be scheduled.

Materials List:



Brushes: Bring your favorite watercolor brushes, we can work with what you have. If you are new to watercolor, a decent selection that includes the following would be helpful: 1 inch flat, 1⁄2 inch flat, #12 round, #8 round, #6 round. Good quality synthetic brushes are fine. For the smaller brushes, make sure they have a good sharp point.

Palette: 12 x 16inch plastic watercolor palette with a cover is highly suggested. Can be found at most art supply stores, as well as online.

Arches 140lb paper, Cold Pressed, either sheets (cut in half) or blocks (10 x 14 inch maximum) Artists tape
Masking fluid – Fine Line and/or Pebeo Drawing Gum (will discuss both in class)

Paints in tubes:
• Ultramarine Blue
• Cerulean Blue
• Quinacridone Gold
• Quinacridone Burnt Orange
• Hansa Yellow Medium
• Yellow Ochre
• Pyrrol Scarlet
• Permanent Alizarin Crimson
• Burnt Umber or Van Dyke Brown
• Burnt Sienna
• Indigo (Daniel Smith)
• Undersea Green (Daniel Smith),
• Phthalo Blue Turquoise (Daniel Smith) • Goethite brown ochre (Daniel Smith)

2 water containers – recycled yogurt containers work great Spray bottle

Paper towels Sponge

Additional Instructions: Zoom videoconferencing system will be used for this online class. You will receive the Zoom link about a week before the first day of class. Please be sure to familiarize yourself with Zoom and test logging in before the first session. Please log in 10-15min in advance to allow the class to start on time. A recording will be emailed to you within 1-2 business days after the end of the class.

Fee: $170 Join Now