Where creativity is nurtured, skills are acquired, and art is made
Mondays Only, 6-Week Sess | For Advanced Beginners & Up | Instructor Helen Shafer Garcia
Fallbrook School of the Arts310 E. Alvarado St., Fallbrook, CA 92028
(760) 728-6383 | emailIn Historic Downtown Fallbrook
Art Journals give us an invitation to develop basic techniques and build skills needed to express ourselves. We'll start with watermedia painting techniques in your art journals. We'll then explore drawing, writing and painting techniques, creative mixed media images that will build up your confidence to express your thoughts. Explore journaling in a relaxed fun atmosphere. This class will focus on sketching and painting basic forms with pencil, pen and ink, paint, collage and colored pencils. We'll go out on location to draw and paint to experiece pure nature and atmosphere.
Please email Helen ( firstname.lastname@example.org ) with any questions about the supply list below. Bring whatever supplies you already have on hand to the first class.
October 8 - November 26, 2018Mondays, 6-Week Session1:30 pm - 4:30 pm$175 + Supply List belowIntended for Advanced Beginners & Up
No class on Oct 29 and Nov 5.
Butcher metal tray or plastic palette.
Large water container
#2b soft pencil and soft eraser
Brushes: At least 2 round watercolor brushes: #14, #12, or #10, 1” flat watercolor brush and at least 2 medium size rounds and a 1” flat for acrylic medium and gesso.
Paper: Watercolor- journal at least 9 x 12. Hot pressed paper. Good brands are Stillman and Birn, the Zeta series will work the best OR Strathmore mixed media visual journal
Pigments: Suggested professional grade paint palette (do the best you can according to your budget.)
Watercolor: Daniel Smith, M. Graham, Winsor Newton, Di Vinci, Holbein.Lemon yellowCadmium Yellow lightQuinacridone RedQuinacridone Rose or Permanent RoseQuinacridone GoldQuinacridone Burnt Sienna or Burnt SiennaPhthalo TurquoiseSap GreenPhthalo GreenUltramarine Blue or French UltramarineCobalt BluePhthalo BlueManganese BlueCarbazole Violet
Drafting or artist's Tape (not blue painters tape)
Matt polymer medium
Tombow black or brown dual tip water- soluble pens
Permanent black ink pen: Micron 03 or Faber Castell superfine or fine Pitt permanent black ink pen
Tote bag to carry stuff in. (We will be working out on location on some of the dates.)