Learn To Paint With Gouache: The Other Watercolor
Online Painting Class
Tuesdays, October 12 – November 2, 2021, 6 to 8pm Eastern Time
Info for the first class including ZOOM link will be sent by email upon registration.
Gouache is the other ‘watercolor’ that combines the advantages of transparent watercolor with those of other opaque media.
This class covers basic and useful techniqes for the medium, along with color mixing. We’ll paint a variety of simple subjects both in pre-class and in-class projects.
Online Classes Are GREAT For Learning!
Online classes include:
- Weekly Class Info Sheet
- Pre-Class “Homework”
- Video Critique of Pre-Class Work
- Online Class
- Class Recording For Review
Weekly Class Info
Week 1 – Basic Gouache Techniques
In this class you’ll learn how to work with gouache using transparent, semi-transparent and opaque techniques for different effects. Learning to combine different techniques can bring interest to your work. This weeks paint projects are simple still life subjects.
Week 2 – Color Mixing
Gouache lacks the fluidity of transparent watercolor so color mixing must be more deliberate. This class focuses on mixing color to show light and form on your subject. This week we paint floral subjects.
Week 3 – Gouache For Landscape Scenes
This week focuses on using gouache for landscape scenes. We’ll apply techniques and color mixng lessons for effective landscape paintings.
Week 4 – Gouache For Seascape Scenes
Once again we’ll use gouache techniques and color mixng lessons for effective seascape paintings.