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Watercolor & Japanese Masa Paper Workshop

May 12 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until May 13, 2020

Instructor: Ed Fenendael
Date: May 12, 13

Create exciting watercolor paintings using traditional watercolor pigment and Japanese masa paper. This workshop will show you how to collage the masa paper over the watercolor paper to create incredible texture and new dimension by painting directly on the oriental paper. Each day will begin with a short lecture and a demonstration. Individual attention will be emphasized. Come prepared to explore and enjoy this expanding approach to watercolor painting.

SUPPLY LIST

Basic watercolor pigments (bring your favorites or if you are just beginning purchase a moderately priced basic set)

140lb cold pressed Arches watercolor paper (individual sheets - 22 x 30)

Japanese masa paper (unwaxed) - several sheets *

Round and flat watercolor brushes

Water containers

#2 pencils; kneaded eraser

Gatorboard or gatorfoam (1/2 inch thick) board on which to place your paper when you paint *BOARDS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR SALE FROM THE INSTRUCTOR

Stapler and staples to attach the paper to the gatorboard

Painting rag and paper towels

Matt medium or Elmer’s school glue

Sponge brush 1” wide or larger to apply the adhesive to the paper

Several reference photos that excite you

*THE JAPANESE MASA PAPER WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM THE INSTRUCTOR AT A NOMINAL FEE of $1/sheet.

Register by: May 5, 2020

 
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Date:
May 12
Time:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Bonifas Fine Arts Center
700 First Avenue South
Escanaba, MI 49829 United States
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Phone:
906-786-3833
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