In this welcoming beginner/intermediate workshop students will learn to create loose floral elements and paint expressive floral compositions. This workshop will also focus on painting as a way to incorporate mindfulness into your life. Topics covered include a brief overview of mindfulness, brush stroke techniques, wet on wet vs. dry on wet, as well as how to push the potential of a limited palette with color mixing. The first half of the class will be spent learning and practicing basic techniques. Students will spend the last portion of the class creating a final piece to take home with them. All materials provided.
What to expect:
A calming, welcoming environment
Hands on, step by step instruction on how to paint loose floral elements
A brief introduction to mindfulness and how to practice it through painting with watercolor
What to bring:
Yourself, and an eagerness to learn!
All paper, tools, painbrushes, and paints will be provided for you to complete your artwork