Landscape in Watercolor

Landscape in Watercolor


Landscapes in Watercolor is a 6 week class that explores techniques for creating bold, passionate landscape paintings in watercolor. The instructor will provide demonstrations and best practices for painting in watercolor.

Weeks 1-2: Drawing and planning your painting. We will begin with the bones of every good painting, and develop a foundation that you will develop throughout the course.

Week 3: Color and tone We will explore the essentials of painting with watercolor, and experiment with tonal studies and color mixing.

Weeks 4-5: Composition You will paint your landscape / cityscape using your own photo reference and will use your knowledge to plan a solid composition.

Week 6: Style and inspiration You will expire your own unique way of approaching a painting, which will be informed by the tools and techniques you've picked up along the way.

Thomas John Carlson - Sept 29th -Nov 3rd- Sunday 3pm to 6pm

Fee: $275 + Materials fee: $75 = ($350 total)

Location: 29 McWilliams Place, DTJC (corner of 9th street and McWilliams) Northeast side of Hamilton Park

*by enrolling you accept Jersey City Art School's Education Policy