|"Rocky Shores, West Vancouver Island" |
by Cheryl Hoople
WATERCOLOR: Painting Northwest Seascapes with Cheryl Hoople
Saturday, January 7, 2012 - FREE demo!
at 11 am & 1:45 pm
From pounding surf to rocky shore and tranquil slough, coastal scenes provide infinite inspiration and drama for beginning and advanced artists.
Join watercolorist Cheryl Hoople as she shows you how to paint Northwest seascapes. Using a direct, simply understated approach, Cheryl demonstrates how to add movement, contrast, and a range of tonal values to create a memorable painting.
Cheryl explains a number of basic watercolor techniques as well as methods for creating special effects as she demonstrates her own method of developing a coastal painting, step by step.
Discover what you can achieve as Cheryl demonstrates how to:
Get to know the materials—pick paints, brushes, and equipment to suit your project
Watch as she shows you some watercolor basics : graded and wet-into-wet washes, dry brush techniques.
Cheryl will break down the coastal elements—and demonstrate how she paints surf and sky, rocks and beaches, birds and boats.
Cheryl’s step-by-step approach takes the intimidation out of this beautiful but often-mystifying medium, so come and learn something new and be inspired!
This FREE demo is a great way to pre-view Cheryl's Workshop: WATERCOLOR: Painting Northwest Seascapes with Cheryl Hoople on Sunday, January 22, 2012. The workshop is 11 am to 5 pm, and $75 per day.