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Workshops
Schedules and Material List

2017 Workshops
January 9 to 11
Watercolor
 

Ridgecrest, CA (Full, waiting list)
http://desertartistsleague.org/

  Debbie Newton
760-301-4518
debbienewton52@mchsi.com
January 21 to 22
Watercolor
 

Ft. Myers, FL (Full, waiting list)

  Judith MacLaren
(239) 242-0495
jmaclaren59@aol.com
January 24 to 25
Watercolor
 

Flagler Art League Watetrcolor Group, FL
http://www.flaglercountyartleague.com/

  Linda Hammons
(904) 466-8817
bshammons@aol.com
January 26 to 27
Watercolor
 

Wildwood Community Center (Full, waiting list)
The Villages, FL

  Julie McGlone
(352) 750-1068
Mcglone72@hotmail.com
January 28 to 29
Chinese Painting
 

Orange Park Watercolor Society, FL

  Linda Hammons
(904) 466-8817
bshammons@aol.com
January 30 and 31
Watercolor
    Marina Yeliseyev
941.330.6865
myeliseyev@gmail.com
February 9 to 11
Watercolor
 

Tehachapi, CA (Full, waiting list)

  Nancy Waldron
(661) 703-8272
nancy1778@sbcglobal.net
Februay 23 to 25
Watercolor
 

Yuma, AZ (Full, waiting list)

  Judy Wright
(406) 531-7339
hummingbirdjw@yahoo.com
March 13 to 14
Chinese painting
March 15 Watercolor
 

Jacksonville, FL (13th and 14th)
St. Augustine, FL (15th
)

  Linda Hammons
(904) 466-8817
bshammons@aol.com
March 18
Watercolor
 

Orange Park Watercolor Society, FL.

 

Beth Haizlip
(904) 297-5507

haizart@comcast.net

March 19 to 20 Watercolor
March 21 to 22 Chinese painting
 

St. Augustine, FL

  Linda Hammons
(904) 466-8817
bshammons@aol.com
April 3 to 7
Chinese and watercolor painting
 

National Capital Sumie Society
Washington DC
(Full, waiting list)
http://sumienationalcapitalarea.org

  Robin Frosh
(240) 418-0028
rdffrog1@verizon.net
April 11 to 13
W atercolor
 

Burrowing Owl Estate Winery
Oliver, BC, Canada
( Full)

  Donna Goett
250-486-2266
dgpurple51@gmail.com
April 24 to 28
Watercolor (studio and Plein-Air)
 

Exquisite Watercolor Techniques for Painting Landscape in Plein-Air and Studio
Kanuga Watermedia Workshops, NC
( Full)
http://www.KanugaWatermediaWorkshops.com

  Robbie Laird
530-259-2100
robbie@kanugaww.com

May 11 to 13
Chinese painting

 

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (Full, waiting list)

  Mary Cebuhar
(763) 350-3545
malspeak@aol.com
May 15 to 18
Watercolor
 

The Cazenovia Watercolor Society
Cazenovia, NY (Full)
https://www.facebook.com/Cazenovia-Watercolor-Society-135554886458662/

  Jana Laxa
315-750-9111
janalaxa@gmail.com
June 5 to 9
Chinese and watercolor painting
 

1440 Multiversity workshop
Scotts Valley, CA
https://www.1440.org/program/east-meets-west/

  Susan Freddie
844-544-1440
info@1440.org
June 22 to 24
Watercolor
 

Newton Watercolor Society
Newton, MA
(Full, waiting list)
http://www.newtonwatercolorsociety.org/

  Michael Milburn
Michael.Milburn@umb.edu
June 26 to 28
Watercolor
 

Albany, GA

  Carole Gum
229-432-5417
klgum@mchsi.com
July 3 to 7
Chinese and watercolor painting
 

Omega Institute, Rhinebeck, NY
http://www.eomega.org/

  877-944-2002
registration@eomega.org
July 13 to 15 watercolor
 

Cuyahoga Valley Art Center
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
http://www.cvartcenter.org/

  330-928-8092
cvac@cvartcenter.org
July 18 to 20
Watercolor
 

Pacific Northwest Art School
Coupeville, WA
https://pacificnorthwestartschool.org/

  Lisa Bernhardt
360 678 3396
Lisa@pacificnorthwestartschool.org
July 26 to 29
Watercolor
    Registration
503-228-0706
info@oregonsocietyofartists.com
July 31 to
Aug. 3
Watercolor
 

Moultonboro, NH (almost Full)
http://www.estellensmith.com/

  Estelle Smith:
(603) 476-5507
estellesmith@roadrunner.com
August 7 to 11
Watercolor
 

Touchstone Center for Crafts
Farmington, PA
http://www.touchstonecrafts.org

  Elizabeth Dennis
(724) 329-1370
teaching@touchstonecrafts.org
August 17 to 19
Watercolor
 

Port Alberny, BC, Canada (almost full)

  Elizabeth Yuen
elizabethyuen@yahoo.com
August 21 to 23
Watercolor
 

Victoria, BC, Canada (almost Full)

  Lesley brennan
(250) 391 6984
lesleybrennand@shaw.ca
August 25 Chinese painting, 26 and 27
Watercolor
    Lise King
705-752-4211
queeny747@sympatico.ca
September 7 to 9
Watercolor
 

Louisiana Art and Artists' Guild
Baton Rouge, LA
http://laag-site.org/

  Betty Gravois
732-216-1095
elizabethgravois@gmail.com
September 14 to 16
Watercolor
 

Helena, MT (Full, waiting list)

  Janet Olson
(406) 422-5851
OMJCE@aol.com
September 17 to 19
Chinese painting
 

Missoula, MT

  Dorothy Patent
406-251-3820
doropatent@gmail.com
Sept. 29 to Oct 1
Watercolor
 

Oakmont Art Association
Santa Rosa, CA
http://www.oakmontart.com/

  Dan Fishman
dfishman@pacbell.net
Oct. 2 to 4
Watercolor
 

Linclon, CA

  Art League of Lincoln
916-209-3499
info@all4art.net
Oct. 5 to 7
Chinese painting
 

Sacramento, CA

  Mary Wang-Steele
wangsteele@yahoo.com
Oct. 12 to 14
Watercolor
 

Inspirations of Art Studio
Grand Rapids, MI (Full, waiting list)
http://
www.InspirationsofArtStudio.com

  Dana Bradt
616.432.3069
store.inspirationsofart@gmail.com
Oct. 16 to 20
Chinese painting and watercolor
 

Cheap Joes' Art Stuff, Boone, NC
http://www.cheapjoes.com/

  Edwina L. May
800-227-2788 ext. 1123
edwina@cheapjoes.com
Oct. 23 to 26
Watercolor
 

Perfect Palette at Virginia Beach- Chesapeake, VA (Full, waiting list)

  Denise Dalia-Cooper
757-482-0443
markcooper1@cox.net
Special Workshops
2018 Jan 13 to 19
 

Painting vacation - Casa de Los Artistas, Inc.
Boca de Tomatlan, Jalisco, Mexico
http://www.artworkshopvacations.com/

  Robert Masla
(413) 625-8382

bob@MaslaFineArt.com

Workshop material List:

Chinese painting material:

Shuan Paper(rice paper):
One mature (sized) and 2 raw Shuan Papers (size approximately 30 inch x50 inch).
Brushes:
Four Chinese brushes from extra small to large.
Ink:
One small bottle Chinese painting ink or Sumi ink.
Colors:
Chinese painting colors (12 tubes in one set).

Feel free to bring all Chinese/Sumi painting materials you have. I will carry the above materials for those who need them. Students can purchase the Chinese painting material kit (include all materials listed above) for $35.00 or individual items in the workshop.


Note: If the workshop is Chinese painting only, also bring the following materials:
One plywood board or gatorboard size about 16"x23", a half-sheet watercolor paper,a large palette, a pencil, a hair dryer, a medium size water sprayer, an apron, a pare of scissors and one roll of white paper towel.

If the workshop is a combination of Chinese and watercolor paintings, these materials are listed under the "Others" at the Watercolor painting materials bellow.

To order the Chinese painting materials click Chinese Painting Materials

Watercolor painting material: Available in http://www.cheapjoes.com and Spokane Art Supply, Spokane, WA
http://www.myartsupply.com


Brushes: Synthetic and / or sable brushes - Windsor and Newton, American Journey and Loew-Cornell recommended.
Round - number 4, 6 & 8 Pointed - number 2, 3
Flat - ¼ inch (with wedge shape at end of handle for applying masking such as Windsor and Newton aquarelle brushes), ½ inch and 1 inch

Colors (tubes):
One tube from each of the three primary colors: Blue - Antwerp Blue (Windsor and Newton), Prussian Blue or Phthalocyanine Blue Red Shade (M.Graham &Co.); Yellow - Hansa, or Azo Light light (M.Graham &Co.), Windsor Yellow (Windsor and Newton), Bumblebee or Aureoine Yellow (American Journey). Red - Pyrrol or Napthal Red (M.Graham &Co.), Winsor Red (Windsor and Newton) or Joe's Red American Journey) Other similar primary colors are OK.

Paper:
Half sheets (15"x22", or 16"x20") 140 lb Cold Press watercolor papers, Arches or Kilimanjaro, NO EXCEPTIONS. 5-day and 4-day workshop needs 3, 3-day workshop needs 2, 2-day workshop needs 2.

Palette:
One large size palette like John Pike Watercolor palette (not little ones; large white color plate is OK).

Masking Fluid:
A new bottle of light colored art-masking fluid: Pebeo Drawing Gum, Shiva Liquid Masque by Richson Mediums or Windsor and Newton's yellowish color masking are recommended. If Cheapjoes dose not have them buy from Amazon.com.


Other:
One plywood board or gatorboard size about 16"x23" for taping down the half sheet size watercolor paper, Three small dishes for making color liquids, a roll of masking tape or clear packing tape, 2 sheets of graphite papers (transfer paper, erasable), a hair dryer, a medium size water sprayer, a brush washer (a jar contains water for cleaning brushes), an apron, 2 sheets of tracing papers size about 15"x12", a pair of scissors, a B2 or #2 pencil, erasers and one roll of white paper towel. If you can't blow the color liquids while painting, get a can of Compressed Gasduster from office supply store.

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