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Old Orchard Beach/Saco Adult and Community Education

Watercolor Basics

with Russel Whitten


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Build a strong foundation in watercolor by studying color theory & color mixing, application, how to create the illusion of distance, and composition. Students will be walked through their first painting, then the sky is the limit! The instructor will be there to help you continue to build your skills and confidence. No class 10/8.

Check Russel's work out in our Gallery!

Required: 1 sm tube ea: Cadmium Yellow (light), Cobalt Blue, Alizarin Crimson, 1 Round #10 watercolor brush, 1 inch wide flat brush, 1 #2 pencil, 1 eraser, 1 light board or piece of cardboard and two sheets of Arches watercolor paper, 140 lb. cold press (approx. $25-$30).

Russel Whitten studied at The Art Students League of New York and Heartwood College of Art and is a member of The Ogunquit Art Association/Barn Gallery. He has taught for many years - a local treasure!

  • Sep 24 - Oct 29th, 2018
    Mon for 5 weeks from 6:00 - 8:30 pm


207 934 7922

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

Room: Art Rm

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