Trees & Clouds in Watercolor (10/30-11/13/2023)

Trees & Clouds in Watercolor (10/30-11/13/2023)

October 30, 2023, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm



Trees & Clouds in Watercolor 
with Elly Van Diest
Experience Level: Some prior experience preferred
Mondays October 30- November 13, 6-8:30pm (3 sessions)
Ages 14+ 

Continue exploring the exciting world of watercolor as you discover tips and techniques for painting trees and clouds. This versatile subject matter will help you enhance your landscape paintings, as Elly guides your experience to help you find success! Join us!

Please Bring the Following Materials to the Watercolor Class:
1.) Sketch book, 60 or 80lb, acid free

2.) Watercolor paper: 10.x14 in size 140lb cold press, acid free. (Arches or Strathmore W.C. 400 series recommended)

3.) Watercolor-brushes: 1″ flat, &  #6 or #8 round

4.) Watercolor paints (student grade welcome)

  • RED: Cadmium Red OR Alizarin
  • YELLOW: Cadmium (pale or med) Yellow OR New Gamboge
  • BLUE: Ultramarine OR Cobalt Blue

5.) Watercolor pallet with good sized paint mixing area.

  • waterproof white plastic type plate if pallet’s mix area small.

6.) #2 Pencil & white eraser.

7.) Fine spray water bottle

8.) Paper towels – white (Viva recommended)

9.) Kleenex

10.) Painter’s tape

11.) Firm surface, 9”x 12” (Plexiglass or hard board recommended) to tape paper onto

12) Two Shallow Water Containers: Cool Whip containers work well!

October 30, 2023, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Paramount Center for the Arts

913 West St. Germain StreetSt. Cloud, MN 56301United States