The Arts Council is pleased to present this opportunity for new and experienced artists to explore the medium of watercolor with accomplished artist and educator, C. Tanner Jensen. This workshop will introduce participants to the basics of watercolor painting.
Through Introduction to Watercolor, participants will learn about the materials for watercolor and how to choose them. They will learn how to handle Watercolor and methods to create pattern and texture. Jensen will show participants a variety of Watercolor media that is available as well as different types of paper and where you may find them. The session will cover:
Wet into Wet
Techniques for Creating Texture
All materials are provided for this workshop. No prior art experience is necessary. Participants must be 18 years of age or older, or be accompanied by a parent or guardian who is also a paid participant.
Participants should dress comfortably. While watercolor is not a particularly messy media, it is staining and may damage clothing. Please choose accordingly.
Date: Saturday, October 15, 2016
Cost: $45 plus $25 materials (members: $40 plus $25 materials)
About C. Tanner Jensen
C. Tanner Jensen is a painter who has shown her art in galleries and juried shows throughout the United States and Europe. She has taught workshops and classes for community colleges and universities. Her paintings have been featured in several equine magazines and have appeared on the cover of the Chronicle of the Horse several times. Ms. Jensen is a dressage enthusiast and her love of the sport is reflected in several of her paintings.