workshops

 

ANDERSON RANCH ARTS CENTER 2023
Snowmass, Colorado | Two Workshops

Title: Watercolor – Abstractions in Nature | August 21 – 25, 2023
Learn to paint big, juicy abstract florals captured in watercolor. Gardenias, peonies, bouganvillea, camillias and zinnias serve as inspiration. Emphasis is on observing flowers with a new perspective, capturing not only what you see but also the internal reaction and interpretation of forms using watercolor. Learn to simplify and abstract subject matter, record the essence of nature with minimal marks, develop various approaches to the invention of personal color choices and imagery to stretch your preconceived notions of these elements and their initial meaning. This is a Level 2 workshop with watercolor experience required, this is not a beginner’s class. Supplies are not included. The workshop is limited to ten students. Workshop descriptions on the Anderson Ranch websiteThis workshop is full with a wait list.

Title: Flora in Watercolor | August 28 – September 1, 2023
Learn to paint big, juicy abstract florals captured in watercolor. Gardenias, peonies, bouganvillea, camillias and zinnias serve as inspiration. Emphasis is on observing flowers with a new perspective, capturing not only what you see but also the internal reaction and interpretation of forms using watercolor. Learn to simplify and abstract subject matter, record the essence of nature with minimal marks, develop various approaches to the invention of personal color choices and imagery to stretch your preconceived notions of these elements and their initial meaning. This is a Level 2 workshop with watercolor experience required, this is not a beginner’s class. Supplies are not included. The workshop is limited to ten students. The workshop is limited to ten students. Workshop descriptions on the Anderson Ranch website  This workshop is full with a wait list.