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VA280 - Cardinal in the Snow, Watercolor Batik

Susan Shaffer
9:00 - 4:30
Thursday October 4

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$ 150  

Come, learn to enjoy the combination of watercolor and hot wax resist on the amazing Ginwashi Rice Paper. We will paint a vibrant male cardinal hunkered down in a snow covered Juniper tree, using multiple layers of watercolor paint and hot wax. We may also use some watercolor crayons, and pastel pencils too!
The painting is approximately 9x15 inches. You will be thrilled with your end result!

Materials Fee $20 paid to instructor at beginning of class includes:
Construction paper
Ginwashi Rice paper
Wax paper
Freezer paper
Use of wax brushes,
Pattern packet with full color photos and step by step instructions.
Watercolor Palette
and other miscellaneous supplies as needed.

Supplies Needed to bring for Class: Micron .05 Pigma Pen, Black Waterproof Ink, 1 inch flat watercolor brush, #10 flat watercolor brush, Viva paper towels, 2 water containers or 1 with divided water compartments, hair dryer

Many of the required supplies may be pre-ordered from Artistic Artifacts.  They will be ready and waiting for you to pick up when you arrive at the retreat.  For further info and to place your order,  please visit:

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