Upcoming Retreats

Portland, OR 2022 FALL - October 19-26, 2022

Portland, OR 2023 - April 11 - April 18, 2023

Portland, OR 2022 FALL Registration is NOW OPEN

Letters, Lines and Layers

Jacqueline Sullivan
9:00 - 4:30
Friday Oct 21

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$ 180  

If you have a love of expressing yourself with words as well as paint and color, then this is the class for you. We will work with various resists and simple writing tools to make writing that may or may not be legible. This asemic writing will act as a visual texture in our paintings. Our paintings will be beautiful shown on Ampersand’s Watercolor Boards.We’ll layer this writing with liquid watercolor inks to form a luscious abstract painting. Once we establish out color story and composition with theinks, we will build the tonality and shapes with smooth and creamy watercolor crayons. The class will emphasize self expression through markmaking, color and words.. Final works may or may not be legible.


Materials Fee $15 paid at beginning of class includes:

Ampersand watercolor Board
Liquid watercolor inks
Water
Resists
White ink in fine line applicators
Assorted other mixed media “stuff”
 

Supplies Needed  to bring for Class:

water container for rinsing brushes
• assortment of brushes, including a wash brush, a 1” flat brush and a sz 6 – 8 round brush
• Sakura Gell Roll pen inwhute
• Faber Castelll Pitt pen in black or browns “s”
 
 


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For your convenience, you may pre-order your materials for classes! Your materials will be waiting for you at the retreat. And you can always purchase additional materials at the retreat.

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