Watercolors

techniques to portray them. Along with trees, the landscape often contains rocks. This 3 session class will work on small studies of trees and rocks to give the student a language for landscape creation.  Class Limit - CLOSED
Dates:  Thursdays, Sept. 28, Oct. 5, 12
Time:  2-5 pm (9 hrs.)

Location: Colorado Springs, CO (directions upon registration)  ​Fees: $80 
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Colorful Aspen At Bemis School of Art - Sept. 13-Oct. 18, 2017: ​Learn how to create the distinctive dark marks and paint the beautiful glowing leaves of aspen trees. Time per-

focus on studies of waves. We will try different techniques for creating ocean waves and explore colors to use with waves. Class Limit - CLOSED

Dates: Thursday, Oct. 19, Nov. 9, 16 (2 week break) Time:  2-5 pm (9 hrs)
Location: Colorado Springs, CO (directions upon registration)  ​Fees: $80 
Registration: will end Oct. 12th. A supply list will be made available upon registration. If you are interested in this class please contact Lorraine & mention the Waves class or simply sin up with Paypal button.

Color Theory "Friday Snipits' - Apr. - Dec., 2017:

Watercolor Columbines at the Arvada Center - Sept. 23 - 24, 2017:  This 2 day work-shop will focus on painting

You can sign up for 1, 2, or more of this Color Theory "Snipit" class. We will break down color theory into small lessons and use cut paper and watercolor to investigate. See dates and class info below.   Class limit 7  Dates: Fridays  Time:  6-9 pm Location: Colorado Springs, CO

April 21 - Exploring Hue & Saturation

May 19 - What are my pigments & their Value

July 14 - Color Wheels, Beyond the Basics

Sep. 15 - Color Schemes & Their Uses

Oct. 20 - Mixing Vibrant or Neutral colors

Nov. 17 - How to mix Greens and Grays

Dec. 15 - Color Mixing Game
Fees: $40 each class Registration: ongoing. Supply list upon registration. Please contact Lorraine and mention the Color Theory class or simply sign up with Paypal. ​

for you. Learn the basics of color and watercolor techniques while painting aspen trees. Instructor demos often.  Class limit 15
Dates: Saturday and Sunday, November 18, 19
Time:  Sat. 9-4pm, Sun. 1-5pm  
Location: Arvada Art Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada, CO   
​Fees:
 $200 (Arvada added $25 to the class fee)
Registration: 
will be through the Arvada Art Center. Class Link: http://arvadacenter.org/ or call (720)898-7200.

Painting Waves with watercolor (Mini class) - Oct. 19 & Nov. 9, 16, 2017:​ This 3 session class will

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If you are interested 

mitting, students will also do a close-up of aspen leaves and their shadows.  Class Limit - CLOSED

Dates: Wednesdays Time: 6 pm to 9 pm (6 weeks - 18 hr class) Location: Bemis School of Art, 818 Pelham Pl, C.S., CO Fees: $169  FAC mem., $179 non-mem. Registration:  Bemis School of Art call (719)475-2444 or web
http://artschool.csfineartscenter.org/dt_courses/dramatic-skies/

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:$40 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.

Classes & Workshops

Trees & Rocks - Mini Watercolor Class (meets 3 times) - Sept. 28 & Oct. 5, 12, 2017:  There are many types of trees and lots of 

Painting Aspen in Watercolor at the Arvada Center - Nov. 18 & 19,  2017: If you have always wanted to learn how to paint with watercolors then this is a perfect class

columbines, the Colorado State Flower. They are lovely and intricate. students will learn how to capture this flower in a close up watercolor and how to create a soft focus background. Open to all levels.  Class Limit - CLOSED
Dates:  Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 23 & 24
Time:  Sat. 9-4pm, Sun. 1-5pm
Location: Arvada Art Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada, CO   
Fees: $200 (Arvada added $25 to the class fee)
Registration: will be through the Arvada Art Center. Class Link:http://arvadacenter.org/ or call (720)898-7200.

Trees and Rocks continued - 

Registration: will end Sept. 21st. A supply list will be made available upon registration. If you are interested in this class please contact Lorraine & mention the Trees & Rocks class or simply sin up with Paypal button.

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