Perfect for new watercolor enthusiasts, beginners to intermediate.
For advanced students, my masterclass is here.
January 16 & 17, 2021 (a weekend workshop) – RESERVE YOUR SPOT HERE
Paint ONLINE with international direct watercolor and urban-sketching instructor, Uma Kelkar during an online Dirty Work workshop through Madeline Island School of the Arts. This workshop will be held live on Zoom where students will have the opportunity to interact with Uma and other students.
Dirty Work is aimed at giving students tools to practice before they go out and work en plein air. It wants to address the basic issues of direct watercolors on the go, so that you are enabled for a more successful outdoor session. In this short workshop, we will work on making a personalized reduced palette, reduced brush set, learn tricks of using limited water yet not make muddy color mixes. An extended lunchtime between the morning and afternoon session will allow students to practice skills learned in the morning before afternoon session begins. Uma places a high premium on technical skill as well as mental skills and will share both for a wholesome plein-air experience. Students are encouraged to make notes as the class will teach you tricks, but going over your own notes will allow you to hone them in your personal practice. Suitable for beginners to intermediate watercolor students. Complete novices with tenacity welcome.
UMA’s TECH SETUP TIPS:
DIRTY WORK: Building your watercolor toolset – January 16th& 17th, 2021
*Enrollment limited to 12 participants
Friday night meet-and-greet – 6:00pm – 7:00pm CST, January 15th
Saturday morning session – 10:00am – 11:30am CST, January 16th
Saturday afternoon session – 01:00pm – 2:30pm CST, January 16th
Sunday morning session – 10:00am – 11:30am CST, January 17th
Sunday afternoon session – 01:00pm – 2:30pm CST, January 17th
Meet and greet gathering on the Friday before the workshop allows students to know their fellow classmates and instructor. Once enrolled, students will receive detailed instructions on how to access the workshop through Zoom. Technical support will be available 72 hours before the start of the workshop.
All sessions will be recorded and available to stream 30 days after the end of the workshop.
If you are in need of a detailed Zoom Instruction Guide, please contact our Registrar. firstname.lastname@example.org