Ink & Watercolor Land-scapes - July 13 & 14, 2018:  ​Ink & Watercolor is a great way to create

Ink & Watercolor Water Lilies - July 7, 2018:  ​This one day class will explore ink & watercolor by 

Future Workshops and Classes:  I am available to teach workshops to art groups and societies. Please contact me at

see change. Learn to paint dramatic night scenes like the Milky Way, or a city scene with night sky and pops of color. Low Inter./Adv. Limit - 14   

Dates:  Aug. 24, 25, 26  ​Time:  9am-3pm   Location: Bemis School of Art, 818 Pelham Pl.   ​Fees: $170 FAC mem., $185 non members.

Registration:  through the Bemis School of Art call (719)475-2444 or click the link below​​https://artschool.csfineartscenter.org/events/a72-after-dark-2/

Beginning Watercolor, Beautiful Butterflies  - June 13 - July 25, 2018: 

continued...   techniques, and the color wheel to start and then paint butterflies to apply these lessons. Work from my photos or yours.  

Class limit - 14 , Spots left 12  

Dates:  Wed., 6-13 to 7-25 (no class 7-4)  ​

Time:  6 pm- 9pm   

Location: Bemis School of Art, 818 Pelham Pl.   ​Fees: $170 FAC mem., $185 non-mem.  

Registration:  through the Bemis School of Art call (719)475-2444 or click the link https://artschool.csfineartscenter.org/events/a67-beautiful-butterfly-watercolors/

composition and perspective. Lots of demos and in class exercises. Class Limit - 8, Spots left 6

Dates: Mon., July 16, 23, 30 Aug. 6, 13, 20

Time:  6 pm - 9 pm  Location: Colorado Springs, CO (directions upon registration)

Fees: $165 (pay now for $15 discount - $150) 
Registration: will end July 9th. A supply list will be made available upon registration. If you are interested in this class please contact Lorraine & mention the Drawing 101 class or simply sign up with Paypal button.

Have You Lost Your Marbles, Watercolor Workshop - July 27, 28, 29, 2018: 

Learn to work with watercolors and paint butter-

flies at the same time. We'll go over supplies, 


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beautiful, fresh, landscapes. Learn fundamental ink & watercolor techniques to create mixed media images or great sketchbooks of your travels. Work from instructors photos or bring your own landscape images.  Limit - 10

Dates: Fri. & Sat., July 13 & 14  

Time: 10am-4pm

Location:  Art Center of Estes Park, Estes Park, CO

Fee: $135/121.50 (members)

Registration:  through the Art Center of Estes Park, 517 Big Thompson Ave. website sign up - www.artcenterofestes.com/classes/

at:  lwatry@lwatrystudio.com

  • September 2018 - Louisiana Watercolor Society (more information coming soon)
  • September 2019 - Western Colorado Watercolor Society, Members Show judge and workshop

This workshop will teach you how to paint a glass still-life with watercolor. Techniques to create transparent, shiny glass. Inter./Adv. Limit - 14   Dates:  July 27, 28, 29  ​Time:  9am-3pm   Location: Bemis School of Art, 818 Pelham Pl.   ​Fees: $170 FAC mem., $185 non members.

Registration:  through the Bemis School of Art call (719)475-2444 or click the link below​​https://artschool.csfineartscenter.org/events/a71-have-you-lost-your-marbles/

After Dark, Watercolor Workshop - Aug. 24, 25, 26, 2018: ​After dark the colors we

Drawing 101 - July 16 to Aug. 20, 2018:​ This 6 week class will go over the fundamentals of drawing to give you a good base to work from no matter what mediums you like to use. We will also cover

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Lorraine Watry Fine Art Watercolor Classes


Private Watercolor or Drawing Lessons: 

If you are interested 

sketching and painting waterlilies. Step-by-step students will learn to work with the two mediums. Open to all levels. Ages 16 to Adult. Limit - 15

Dates: Sat., July 7th  Time: 9 am to 4pm

Location:  Arvada Art Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd. Arvada, CO

Registration:  will be through the Arvada Art Center, call (720)898-7200 or website at www.arvadacenter.org/education

Note: You may cancel up to 1 week before the 1st class for a full refund minus a $25 registration fee.

in taking a private lesson with Lorraine in watercolor or drawing please contact Lorraine by email at:livewiregrafx@yahoo.com

Times & Days: TBD  Fee:$30 per/hour (1 hour minimum for drawing class, 2 hour minimum for watercolor - due to set up time and take down time.)

Lorraine as a teacher -Lorraine has worked with watercolor for 24+ years.   Lorraine believes watercolor students learn best when they can see a demonstration, therefore, she demonstrates often. Lorraine teaches her students the watercolor medium along with composition, color mixing, and perspective to achieve a finished work of art. Lorraine Watry Fine Art watercolor classes and art classes are open to students of all levels and are taught to encourage  a love of the visual arts.

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