Petals in Watercolor

Thursday March 17

1:00 PM  –  4:00 PM

Instructor: Amy Lewandowski

Thursdays: March 17, 24, 31 and April 7, 14 and 21 | 1 – 4 p.m. 

After-Class Meeting: Thurs. May 5 | 1 – 2:30 p.m.

$220 members | $250 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Objective: To be able to observe color on a petal and portray its likeness on paper

Level: Intermediate to advanced

Prerequisite: Watercolor I (or equivalent experience)

*Relevant demos are recorded and made available to pre-registered students within 1 week of each class session. Videos will be viewable for one month from receipt.

Explore color matching to illustrate flower petals. Create a page of petals in an assortment of colors using different methods for mixing watercolor pigments along with a variety of wash techniques.  The instructor will demonstrate a series of techniques for using watercolor paints on hot-pressed paper and you will have a chance to practice them yourself, supplemented by individual help group discussions. Botanical Art and Illustration Certificate elective