Botanical Painting with Watercolors
Workshop for Beginner and Intermediate watercolorists
Teacher: Wendy Soneson
Wednesday, July 13, 10 am - 1 pm
Workshop fee: $30 BAC Members / $40 Non-members
Using the Michael Wilcox color theory, learn to depict beautiful flowers and foliage in the delicate and luminous media of watercolor. Three brush techniques, three mixing methods, and four paper uses will be covered, and the basic methods of mixing all seven million colors from six primaries. Simple drawing lesson will facilitate a project of one still life of a flower.
Artist Wendy Soneson has been painting murals, costuming theater productions, and writing essays for decades. She has taught at the art for 35 years, publishes a newsletter called Watercolor Weekly and has a Master of Education in the Arts in Human Development, from Lesley University. She lives in the Bay Area, working with elders and teaching watercolor.