Still Life in Watercolor for Beginners

Tuesday, August 7, 2018
6 - 8 :30 PM

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Four Tuesdays, August 7 - 28

For Ages 18+

Gain a comprehensive overview of still lifes through a slide survey and by spending time in the galleries. Learn how to compose and arrange objects into a dynamic still life. Capture your arrangement using basic watercolor techniques, color theory, and shading.

$120 members • $140 nonmembers

Instructor: Carrie Markel

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About the Instructor:

An art educator for over 20 years, Carrie has taught teachers and students in painting, mixed media, and printmaking. In 2015 Markel was a finalist for Arts Educator of the Year award given by the Arts and Business Council of Sacramento. She has traveled with her students to Washington D.C. to present an original visual performance on the Kennedy Center stage. In 2009 the One Voice project took the artist to Turkey, where she collaborated with educators on a multi-media production themed around tolerance and peace. Carrie earned her BS in Fine Art and design from Sacramento State University and holds a California teaching credential.


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No experience is required unless noted. The Museum provides student-quality supplies included in the fee unless indicated otherwise. Students are welcome to bring their personal supplies; however there is no discount for doing so. Oil paints are not allowed in studio classrooms.

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