Watercolor Essentials – Everything You Need to Know!

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Levels: All Levels

Offered: 6 Tuesday mornings, starting 9/24/19, 9:30am-12:00pm

Instructor: Cynthia Armstrong

Location: Santa Cruz Art League

Watercolor has the reputation for being difficult. It can cause frustration, defeat, and disappointment, especially for those just starting out. Having a solid understanding in the bedrock basics can instill confidence and, dare we say it, enjoyment! Learn the absolute essentials of watercolor in this limited series class with instructor, Cynthia Armstrong. Students will gain a solid understanding of all things watercolor: papers and brushes, watercolor paint properties, color theory, simple and alternative application techniques and more.


Cynthia Armstrong holds a graduate degree from UC Santa Cruz in Science Illustration and a Master’s degree in Education from Stanford University.  She has been a freelance illustrator and artists for over 20 years, and a teacher for the past 15 years. Cynthia, as a published illustrator, has traveled and journaled extensively throughout her career. www.cynthiaarmstrongart.com

Materials Fee: $10 materials fee collected on first day of class.

Fee: $170.75/$150.00 for members Join Now

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