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Readings for Watercolor I and II:
"Joseph Raphael offers viewers a rare glimpse inside his studio, his life as an artist and the life of his art." By Sarah A. Strickley
Article on Wolf Kahn by Lucinda Franks
published in ARTnews, December 2001
published in Southwest Art, March 2011 by Bonnie Gangelhoff
Supplies for Watercolor I and II
Cadmium Red Light
Hooker’s Green (or Phthalo Green, or Viridian, Sap)
You may find these and other colors useful, but they are not necessary:
Phthalo Blue, or Winsor Blue, or Prussian Blue, or even Cerulean Blue
Pink, such as Rose Madder, Opera Rose, or a Quinaqridone
Sepia or Burnt Umber
minimum size 9 x 12” made of watercolor paper
Brushes - size #2 or #4 and #6, or #8 round sable; 1” mop or flat brush (can be hair other than sable); Small round inexpensive brush for masking fluid
Water basin or Palette/water basin combo
Paper towel or clean rag
Pencil and eraser (either kneaded or white plastic)
Portfolio for storing/transporting paintings
Pipette or bulb syringe
Items for creating texture: (you do not need all of these - just choose those that pique your interest and be prepared to share with class) different types of salt, alcohol, stencils, tooth brush, plastic wrap, q-tips, sand paper, bleach, white candle (can be an old one), natural sponges, cork, sticks, leaves, crayons, tape, rubbing alcohol, india ink, straw
Classes and Resources:
Watercolor Painting Classes
If you are in the Western Nevada region and are interested in learning the art of watercolor painting, I'll be teaching Art 127 Watercolor I and Art 227 Watercolor II at Western Nevada College, Spring Semester 2015. For registration information click here.
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