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Paint with Elaine Workshop
Item: APA1203 Elaine Charney
F   10/7/2022 - 10/7/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-106
Sessions: 1 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM       Fee: $39.00

ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE. 

 

One Day Watercolor Masterpiece, All Levels (incl mat'l)
Item: APW0999 Faith Bradburn-Keller
Th   10/6/2022 - 10/6/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-104
Sessions: 1 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM       Fee: $39.00

 We will be painting a fruit masterpiece. 

ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE

 

One Day Watercolor Masterpiece, All Levels (incl mat'l)
Item: APW1000 Faith Bradburn-Keller
Tu   12/6/2022 - 12/6/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-106
Sessions: 1 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM       Fee: $39.00

We will be painting a floral masterpiece.

 

ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE

 

Watercolor, Beginning (incl mat'l for first class) Cassidy
Item: APW1001 Colleen Cassidy
Tu   10/11/2022 - 11/8/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-104
Sessions: 5 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM       Fee: $125.00

We will start the first class going over and practicing watercolor techniques. 

 

 

 

Watercolor, Beginning (incl mat'l for first class) Cassidy
Item: APW1002 Colleen Cassidy
M   11/7/2022 - 12/12/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-106
Sessions: 5 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM       Fee: $125.00

NO CLASS NOV. 21.

We will start the first class going over and practicing watercolor techniques. 

  

 

 

Watercolor, Beginning (incl mat'l for first class)
Item: APW1007 Elaine Charney
F   11/4/2022 - 12/9/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-106
Sessions: 5 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM       Fee: $125.00

NO CLASS NOV 25.

Bring to Elaine Charney's first class: water container (plastic), paper towels, wax coated paper plate or a palette. Palette should be covered for watercolors. More "wells" allow you to add more colors over time. ACE will have some brushes, paints and watercolor paper for students to use at the first class. Additional supplies will be discussed at first class meeting. Cost of supplies will be $100-$125, depending on where supplies are purchased & what you already own. This will be discussed at the first class.

 

Watercolor, Adv Beginner/Intermediate (some painting experience required)
Item: APW1501 Colleen Cassidy
10/3/2022 - 10/31/2022 

Supplies needed:  Arches 140lb cold pressed paper (no other watercolor paper works as well), 1 inch flat brush, 2, 4, 6, 8, 12 round brushes, tissues, graphite paper- wax free gray, masking fluid, pencil.

Paints:  sap green (Academy) yellow ochre, mauve (Academy) turquoise, alizarin crimson, viridian green, scarlet lake, lemon yellow, cerulean blue, cobalt blue, hookers green deep (Academy) permanent green light, neutral.  pastel-marina.jpg WP_20171223_12_23_10_Pro.jpg

loose flowers in vase.jpg
 

 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Fee: $129.00

This class section is full. Click the Add to Wait List button below or select another available course. With enough interest, we may open another sectionContinue through the payment processing steps - you will NOT be charged to be placed on the wait list.          

 

Watercolor, Intermediate/Advanced - Charney
Item: APW2005 Elaine Charney
11/4/2022 - 12/9/2022 

NO CLASS NOV. 25.

Bring the painting supplies you have. Supplies discussed at first class.

 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Fee: $129.00

This class section is full. Click the Add to Wait List button below or select another available course. With enough interest, we may open another sectionContinue through the payment processing steps - you will NOT be charged to be placed on the wait list.          

 

Watercolor Intermediate: Sunsets
Item: AWS1001 Colleen Cassidy
12/2/2022 - 12/16/2022 

Working with washes and textures. 


Supplies needed:  300 lb. Arches cold-pressed paper, graphite paper. 

Paints:  cerulean blue, cobalt blue, winsor yellow, cadmium orange, permanent rose, indigo, mauve, moonglow. 

 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Fee: $85.00

This class section is full. Click the Add to Wait List button below or select another available course. With enough interest, we may open another sectionContinue through the payment processing steps - you will NOT be charged to be placed on the wait list.          

 

Watercolor on Masa Paper (not for beginners)
Item: AWM1001 Colleen Cassidy
F   11/4/2022 - 11/18/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-104
Sessions: 3 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM       Fee: $85.00

We will be painting on masa paper,  giving a more textured look to your watercolor.     A fun way to try something new. 

Supplies needed:  Inexpensive watercolor paper (arches is not required),  masa paper, elmers glue (not the washable), plastic plate, old brush, graphite paper non-waxed, pencil, tissues, 2, 4, 6, 8 round brushes, 1 inch flat brush. 

Paints:  hematite burnt scarlet, burnt sienna, sepia, cobalt teal blue, hematite genuine, brown madder, quinacridone gold. 

 

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Pastels Over Watercolor (some painting experience required)
Item: AWP1001 Colleen Cassidy
F   10/7/2022 - 10/28/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-106
Sessions: 4 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM       Fee: $109.00

We will be starting with watercolor then prepping watercolor for pastels.

Learn how to use chalk pastels. 

 

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Supplies:  300lb Arches cold-pressed paper, or 140lb 12x16 kept on block, 1 inch flat brush, 2, 4, 6, 8 round brushes, clear gesso, fixative spray, chalk pastels, stump or qtips, tissues, water container.

Watercolor Paints:  scarlet lake, hookers green deep (Grumbacher Academy), lemon yellow, neutral, indigo, burnt umber, burnt sienna.

 

Watercolor, Keeping It Loose (some painting experience required)
Item: AWL1002 Colleen Cassidy
F   11/4/2022 - 11/18/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-104
Sessions: 3 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM       Fee: $85.00

Focusing on keeping it simple and working fast.   

Supplies needed:  Arches cold-pressed paper, graphite paper, extra fine black sharpie, Dr. Martins Bleed Proof White.

Paints:  Sap green, cerulean blue, moonglow, hematite burnt scarlet, scarlet lake, neutral, yellow ochre, indigo, green gold, undersea green. 


  

 

Watercolor, Open Studio (not for beginners)
Item: APWO2501 Helen Burkett
W   10/5/2022 - 11/2/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-106
Sessions: 5 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM       Fee: $129.00

Helen Burkett has worked in oil, acrylic, colored pencil, and other media but her primary medium is watercolor.  She has been teaching intermediate and advanced watercolor at ACE for 10 years, exploring the many aspects of composition, value, line, shape, color, and more. Before that she made her living selling her paintings at the major juried art fairs and teaching watercolor workshops all over the country for 30 years.

In this open class she will be available to answer questions, offer feedback or compositional ideas, and assist each participant to strengthen and advance their painting skills as they work on their own compositions.  Of course those who want to work without external input are also welcome.

Bring your painting supplies to class.
NOT for beginners.   This course is designed for watercolor students who have intermediate or advanced experience.

 

Watercolor, Open Studio (not for beginners)
Item: APWO2502 Helen Burkett
W   11/9/2022 - 12/14/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-106
Sessions: 5 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM       Fee: $129.00

NO CLASS NOV 23. Helen Burkett has worked in oil, acrylic, colored pencil, and other media but her primary medium is watercolor.  She has been teaching intermediate and advanced watercolor at ACE for 10 years, exploring the many aspects of composition, value, line, shape, color, and more. Before that she made her living selling her paintings at the major juried art fairs and teaching watercolor workshops all over the country for 30 years.

In this open class she will be available to answer questions, offer feedback or compositional ideas, and assist each participant to strengthen and advance their painting skills as they work on their own compositions.  Of course those who want to work without external input are also welcome.

Bring your painting supplies to class.
NOT for beginners.   This course is designed for watercolor students who have intermediate or advanced experience.

 

Register early to avoid disappointment, as classes will fill up quickly!

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