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Watercolor Painting

at New York Academy of Art - TriBeCa

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TriBeCa, Manhattan
111 Franklin St
Btwn W Broadway & Church St
New York, New York 10013
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10

What you'll learn in this watercolor class:

This course is designed for all levels, from beginners wishing to learn the basic techniques of watercolor painting to experienced painters looking to take their work to the next level. One-on-one instruction will be a staple of each class. A series of demonstrations will be conducted to introduce the foundational skills needed for working in this lively medium. Additionally, Ms. Fukushima will bring in samples of her work and discuss the process she employs when creating her award-winning body of work.

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Q: Can I make up a class if I miss one? 
A: No, there are no makeup classes. Because art is taught with demonstrations and demonstrations are time consuming, if one person misses the class each week, the instructor would spend the first part of each class repeating the demonstration from last week before moving on to the next lesson, which isn't fair to the students who attended. That said, most of our classes are taught atelier style. If there is a demonstration during the particular session, after the demonstration, the instructor goes to each student to work with them on a one-on-one basis. During this time, the instructor can work with you if you missed the previous week to talk and explain what to do.

Q: Are materials provided and included in the cost of the class? 
A: No. Materials include:
  1. Paper: Arches 140 lb Block Cold press (choose your size)
  2. Brushes: Round, size 2,4,6,(8) (check and make sure your brush has fine point) (recommended: Winsor & Newton Sceptre Gold II series) (one flat brush size 12)
  3. Paints: 
    • Winsor & Newton Artists’ Water Colour (small size 5ml tube is good enough) Burnt Sienna 
    • Winsor Red 
    • Winsor Yellow 
    • Phthalo Turquoise 
    • Ultramarine (Green shade) 
    • Hooker’s Green 
    • Payne’s Gray 
    • Permanent Rose 
    • Raw Sienna
  4. Pencil: 3H or harder
  5. Palette of your choice: (suggested :one Flower type and 4~5 cup type)
  6. X-Acto #1 Knife
  7. Masking Tape (Acid free or ph neutral would be recommended)
  8. Kneaded Eraser
  9. Several sheets of Paper towel
  10. Ruler 

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Refund Policy
100% refund will be issued up to seven days after the first class. After this, no refund will be issued.

MAKE-UP POLICY
Unfortunately, we do not offer makeup classes. The instructor can tell them what they missed. Most of our classes are taught atelier style. If there is a demonstration during the particular session, after the demonstration the instructor goes to each student to work with them on a one-to-one basis. During this time the instructor can work with the student who missed the previous week, talk with them and explain what to do.

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Watercolor Painting
Reviewed by Anonymous on 12/7/2016
Excellent instruction - small suggestions often made all the difference to a painting.
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New York Academy of Art

At the New York Academy of Art, we believe that the world of visual art is built upon the essential cornerstones of figurative drawing, painting, and sculpture. Mastering these disciplines is critical to the development of an artist's personal vision and, ultimately, to the creation of vital contemporary...

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