Autumn Gourds in Watercolor

Saturday November 2

9:30 AM  –  4:00 PM

Nov. 2 – 3 | 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

$150 members | $170 nonmembers (includes specimen fee)

Phipps Garden Center in Mellon Park

Objective: To be able to use masking fluid and watercolor washes to enhance the painting of a seasonal gourd

Level: Advanced

Prerequisite: Watercolor I

Use masking fluid techniques and a variety of watercolor washes to enhance the illustration of a colorful autumn gourd. Create glowing layers of autumn color to a single or multiple gourd composition through a series of demonstrations, individual help and group discussion. Gourds will be provided but you may also bring gourds of special interest. Botanical Art and Illustration Certificate elective