Your browser is not optimized for viewing this website.

More information »

Old Orchard Beach/Saco Adult and Community Education

Advanced Watercolor

with Russel Whitten


Get new ideas and build upon the techniques you have already established. Learn to draw with watercolor, understand positive and negative space, and refine color mixing and matching techniques. Work on slightly more complex still life subjects, with step-by-step demonstrations and explanations on execution. No class February 21st.

Prerequisite: Watercolor Basics

Required: 1 sm tube ea: Cadmium Yellow (light), Lemon Yellow, Cadmium Yellow (medium), Cerulean Blue, Cobalt Blue, Cadmium Red (medium), Alizarin Crimson, Ultramarine (or French Ultramarine), Burnt Umber, Burnt Sienna (Cotman or Grumbacher watercolor hues are OK); 1 Round #12 watercolor brush; 1 drawing pencil #3B; 1 eraser; 1 light board or piece of cardboard; one sheet of Arches watercolor paper, 140 lb. cold press; and a water jar (approx. $40-$50). Portlandís Art Mart or Artisan Craftsman recommended.

Russel Whitten, a local artist/teacher, studied at The Art Students League of New York and Heartwood College of Art. He is a member of The Ogunquit Art Association/Barn Gallery. Students love his easy, supportive teaching style.

Code: 20CRTV.04.318
  • Jan 24 - Feb 28th, 2018
    Wed for 5 weeks from 6:00 - 8:30 pm

    Will run


207 934 7922

40 East Emerson Cummings Blvd
Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064 Get directions

Room: Art Rm

Forgot password?