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Watercolor Workshops & Open Studio   

 
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. 

 

Watercolor Floral (not for absolute beginners)
Item: AWF1001 Colleen Cassidy
M   10/3/2022 - 10/31/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-106
Sessions: 5 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM       Fee: $129.00

 We'll be working  with layering washes to keep transparency. Keeping lights light and the dark giving depth.

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Supplies:  Arches cold pressed paper -300lb or 140lb block kept on block, 2, 4, 6, 8, 12 round brushes, 1 inch flat, graphite.

Paints:  Brown madder, moonglow, quinacridone gold, cadmium orange, alizarin crimson, quinadridone burnt orange. 

Optional:  mineral violet, vertiter blue or cobalt, quinacridone magenta, neutral.  

 

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 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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Watercolor Wildlife (not for absolute beginners)
Item: AWW2000 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: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM       Fee: $129.00

Great class for learning how to paint animals.

NO CLASS NOV. 21. 

Supplies:  Arches cold-pressed paper, graphite paper, rake brush, stencil brush, 1 inch flat brush, 2, 4, 6, 8 round brush. , Dr. Martins Bleed Proof White.

Paints:  Neutral, yellow ochre, burnt umber, cobalt blue, moonglow. 

 

Watercolor Holiday Card (not for absolute beginners)
Item: AWH1001 Colleen Cassidy
Sa   11/12/2022 - 11/12/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-104
Sessions: 1 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM       Fee: $39.00

Step by step instruction.  Different paintings to choose from.  ONE DAY CLASSES ARE NONREFUNDABLE. 

 

 

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

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Open Studio, All Media including Painting & Drawing (not for beginners)
Item: APOS2001 Madison Scheele
Tu   10/4/2022 - 11/1/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-106
Sessions: 5 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM       Fee: $129.00

 

 

This open studio welcomes anyone who enjoys creating art. Your chosen medium may be anything you like, from acrylics, to oils, charcoal, graphite, colored pencils and more. One-on-one help is available and group critiques will be encouraged. Please bring any materials that you would like to work with as well as the painting/drawing surface of your choice.

 

Open Studio, All Media including Painting & Drawing (not for beginners)
Item: APOS2002 Madison Scheele
Tu   11/8/2022 - 12/13/2022  STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-106
Sessions: 5 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM       Fee: $129.00

NO CLASS NOV 22. 

 

This open studio welcomes anyone who enjoys creating art. Your chosen medium may be anything you like, from acrylics, to oils, charcoal, graphite, colored pencils and more. One-on-one help is available and group critiques will be encouraged. Please bring any materials that you would like to work with as well as the painting/drawing surface of your choice.

 

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.

 

Open Studio, All Media including Painting & Drawing (not for beginners)  Class already in session...it is possible that the teacher may allow a late registration.  Please call the office at 941-361-6590.
Item: APOS2022 Madison Scheele
Tu 9/6/2022 - 9/27/2022 

 

This open studio welcomes anyone who enjoys creating art. Your chosen medium may be anything you like, from acrylics, to oils, charcoal, graphite, colored pencils and more. One-on-one help is available and group critiques will be encouraged. Please bring any materials that you would like to work with as well as the painting/drawing surface of your choice.

 
 

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

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