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Anemones in Watercolor Workshop

at New York Botanical Garden - Midtown 20 W 44th St 3F, New York, New York 10036

Artists of all skill levels will enjoy these one-day workshops dedicated to basic watercolor techniques. In each session, you'll learn to capture the beautiful colors and unique details of a different botanical subject. Plant and photo reference materials will be provided by the instructor. No previous drawing or painting experience is required.

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​Watercolor: Focusing on Color Saturation & Tonal Value

at Brooklyn Botanic Garden - Crown Heights 1000 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11225

Get the most out of your colors and color interpretation. Whether you prefer to slowly build your paintings by layers or use rich tonal values from the start, you'll develop knowledge and confidence in choosing colors for highlight, shadow, and mid-tones.  We will begin practicing various techniques and color analysis in the classroom and experiment...

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Watercolor: Mini Session (All Levels)

at Art Studios @ JCC Manhattan - Upper West Side 334 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10023

Explore a variety of watercolor techniques with an emphasis on developing your style and abilities. Demos in color and design, wet-on-wet, and dry-brush techniques, and a unique new watercolor stretched canvas will be covered.  Students of all levels can paint from still life, photos, or your own subjects. Important Thing to Note:  A supply...

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4 sessions

Chick-A-Dees and Tea

at south avenue arts - Garwood 221 South Ave, Garwood, New Jersey 07027

Curious to try watercolor painting? Looking to relax and paint a pretty painting? Join our chick-a-dee workshop! Ginny will guide you step by step as you explore this fun medium and leave with a lovely 11” x 14” little bird painting. All supplies provided.

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Watercolor Botanicals Workshop

at Brooklyn Craft Company - Greenpoint 165 Greenpoint Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11222

Learn the basics of watercolor painting as you make a large Monstera leaf statement painting. This mellow, beginner-level workshop will take you on a tour of watercolor basics including: Learn and practice a variety of painting techniques including: wet brush, dry brush, bloom, scumbling, and blotting Learn how to create texture in your paintings...

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Watercolor: Nature in Watercolor

at Brooklyn Botanic Garden - Crown Heights 1000 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11225

Using watercolor and/or pen and ink techniques, students will learn how to depict the reflections, shapes, and colors of flora in water-filled glass vases. Starting with contour and gesture-drawing exercises, students of all levels will find inspiration to create their own unique compositions. This is an indoor class with the option to paint...

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Adult: Paint & Sip: Foundation Painting for Beginners

at Creatively Wild Art Studio Dumbo - DUMBO 98 Water St, Brooklyn, New York 11201

In this foundation class, learn basic painting skills & techniques in a wide range of media. Explore painting; color theory, application, mixing, texture, and composition. Use materials such as pastels, charcoal, inks, acrylic paint, and build your skills to apply to other artistic endeavors. We encourage you to develop ideas based on personal...

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Drawing and Watercolor Painting

at Creatively Wild Art Studio Dumbo - DUMBO 33 Washington St, Brooklyn, New York 11201

Take in the gorgeous sights of Dumbo! While you draw and paint in the park or beside the water, take inspiration from the natural beauty of our neighborhood.  During this class, you will learn to: Develop basic skills and learn new exciting techniques in painting and drawing - learn color, application, mixing, texture, and composition. ...

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4 sessions

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Young Artist Watercolor Painting

at Educational Alliance Art School - Lower East Side 197 East Broadway, New York, New York 10002

This 4-week course is designed for 9 -13 year olds who want to explore watercolor painting techniques to make beautiful images on paper. Learn how to draw and paint to create unique paintings on your own.  Students will learn to draw from a reference, experiment with color mixing and apply various watercolor techniques. Our small classes allow...

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4 sessions

Let's Paint Botanical Illustration in Watercolors

at Jade Scarlett Art - Brooklyn 990 Washington Ave, New York, New York 11225

In this class, we'll be working with watercolors, watercolor pencils, and watercolor markers. Beginners and advanced students are welcome. We'll work on one or two botanical illustrations cards that can be used for all occasions. Even if you've never painted in watercolors before, this class is for you. Guidance will be provided to complete the projects...

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Summer Blooms Watercolor Workshop

at Brooklyn Botanic Garden - Crown Heights 1000 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11225

This class focuses on painting seasonal flowers using both loose and controlled watercolor techniques. We emphasize initial massing in layered, transparent washes, with a gradual buildup of detail through color and tone.   Particular qualities of various pigments are examined and incorporated to build up areas of transparency and opacity, with...

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Plein Air Watercolor

at New York Botanical Garden - NYBG Bronx 2950 Southern Blvd, Bronx, New York 10458

Capture the beauty of the Garden in spring using watercolor as you practice painting en plein air, an approach that was fundamental to the 19th-century Impressionist movement.  Award-winning multimedia artist Naomi Campbell, whose work has been featured in American Artist and Watercolor Artist, will show you how to compose your...

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Intro to Watercolor for Landscape Designers

at New York Botanical Garden - NYBG Bronx 2950 Southern Blvd, Bronx, New York 10458

Legendary designers from Beatrix Farrand to Laurie Olin have used watercolor on their plans to captivate clients. In this hands-on workshop, you'll learn basic watercolor techniques, including how to mix colors and use different brushes.  We'll practice painting on pre-drawn scenes the instructor will provide. In later sessions, you may choose...

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4 sessions

Birds of Paradise In Watercolor Workshop

at New York Botanical Garden - NYBG Bronx 2950 Southern Blvd, Bronx, New York 10458

Study the regal tropical flower that inspired Georgia O'Keeffe

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Express Yourself: Pushing the Envelope in Watercolor

at New York Open Center - Flatiron 22 E 30th St, New York, New York 10016

This workshop is all about challenging ourselves to go beyond our boundaries in watercolor. Renowned painting teacher and award-winning watercolor artist Mel Stabin will encourage us to experience the magical, spontaneous, and transparent qualities of watercolor and help us discover that watercolor is at its best when it’s set free. Emphasis will...

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