Painting Waterfalls in Watercolor - June 28 - Aug. 2, 2017: ​Painting falling water can be  expressive and exciting.

'Let it Snow'- Painting snow in Watercolor - Apr. 1 & 15, 2017: 

NEW DATES - Birds in Flight Watercolor Class - Apr. 26 - May 31,  2017: This 6 week class will focus

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

Class Dates

Beginning Watercolor, Flowers - Apr. 17 - May 22, 2017: ​We will start with the basics of watercolor and the 

supplies & then move into painting flowers. Instructor demos often.  Closed

Dates: Mon. - Apr. 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15 & 22 (reschedules may happen due to weather)

Time: 6 - 9 pm Location: Colo. Springs, CO

Fees: $150 at 1st class or pay now and receive a $15 discount - $135. Use Paypal button or send a check.  

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​​on painting birds in flight. We will go over how to blur a birds wings, capturing the motion of the wings, and blurring the background. Work from your own photos or instructors. Class is Full

Dates: Wed's. - Apr. 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24, & 31  (reschedules may happen due to weather)
Time:  2 - 5 pm  (6 weeks, 18 hr class) 

Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Fees: $165 at 1st class or pay now for $15 off -  $150.  
Registration: will end Apr. 20, 2017.  Supply list upon registration. Please contact Lorraine and mention the Birds in Flight class or simply sign up with Paypal. 

Beginning Watercolor, Painting Pikes Peak, Bemis School of Art - June 22 - July 27,  2017: This class will 

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. ​

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Lorraine Watry Fine Art Watercolor Classes


Painting snowy scenes is a great way to experiment with watercolor techniques. Use masking fluid to protect white areas. Learn techniques for making snow soft or hard edges and colors for shadows.  Class limit 15

Dates: 2 Sat., Apr. 1 & 15 Time:  9am-3pm

Location: Arvada Art Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada, CO   Fees: $175 
Registration: will be through the Arvada Art Center (click here for link to class) or call (720)898-7200.

break down the mysteries behind the watercolor medium. You will learn how to use the supplies, create a color wheel, and many watercolor techniques. Your new found watercolor knowledge will be put to use painting a study of Pikes Peak.

Class Limit 15

Dates: Thus. - June 22, 29, July 6, 13, 20, & 27

Time: 6 - 9 pm (18 hrs) 

Location: Bemis School of Art, 818 Pelham Pl., Colorado Springs, CO 

Fees: $169 FAC mem., $179 non-mem.
Registration: deadline is June 29 and is through the Bemis School of Art call (719)475-2444 (click here for link to class

Private Watercolor or Drawing Lessons: 

If you are interested 

In this class we will focus on waterfalls. Learn techniques to paint waterfalls and the surrounding rocks and foliage.  Limit 7, 1 Open

Dates: Wed. - June 28, July 5, 12, 19, 26, & Aug. 2

Time: 2 pm to 5 pm (6 weeks - 18 hr class)

Location: Colo. Springs, CO

Fees: $165 at 1st class or pay now for $15 off  - $150. Registration: will end June 21, 2017. Supply list upon registration. If you are interested

 in this class please contact Lorraine and mention the waterfall class or simply sign up with Paypal.

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:$37.50 per/hour (1 hour minimum for drawing class, 2 hour minimum for watercolor: $75 - 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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