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Class Project

In this six week session at University Art in Sacramento, I’m guiding my students in painting some little landscapes.  I’ve worked on two pieces…  Very simple color schemes, as usual.  Winsor Blue Green Shade, Thalo Yellow Green (Grumbacher), Permanent Rose, Perylene Green and a bit of Cobalt Blue in the wet into wet painting.  One is […]

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Stretching Your Watercolor Paper

Watercolor paper expands when it is wet, creating an uneven surface to paint on.  For control and a flat surface, artists soak and “stretch”  their paper.   The paper is soaked in a tub of water for about 10 minutes then laid out on a hard surface, such as a plywood board and taped or stapled […]

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Mendocino Workshops are coming up!

My Mendocino Spring and Summer Workshops are coming up! Workshop Dates:  March 22 – 24 (Fri, Sat & Sun)                                      June 24 – 28     (Mon – Fri)   Workshop Description In addition to mixing color on the palette and mingling color on paper, Jeannie will teach you how to mix color in layers. This style […]

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Two New Fall Classes in Sacramento

“In Love with Watercolor Portraits” Watercolor Portrait basics… the drawing, color and techniques Ideas on backgrounds and composition  Demonstrations Painting time Individual attention Personal critiques Learn to paint watercolor portraits from your own photos. Experience Jeannie’s patient teaching methods as she helps you learn through encouragement, examples and helpful suggestions. Come join us!   6-Week Session:            Tuesdays, […]

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Upcoming events

New Classes and Workshops for Spring/Summer/Fall 2011 Three-day watercolor workshop in Markleeville, Ca. May 3 – 5 Cost: $165 For more information contact owner, Evelyn Yonker @ http://www.markleevilleartgallery.com/News_and_Events.html WASH Demonstration At the Sacramento Fine Arts Center, May 9, 1:30 pm WASH 1-Day Watercolor Workshop May 22 10am – 3pm http://www.sacfinearts.org/wash.html University Art Watercolor Portraits Tuesdays, […]

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