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Watercolor Workshop

April 3 @ 11:00 am - 1:30 pm

Learn the art of watercolor in a safe, socially distanced environment!
Saturdays @ 11AM from 4/3/21 – 4/24/21

Class Description

Watercolor painting offers some of the most immediate and exciting results in art-making. In this class, we will explore brushstrokes, textures, washes and the wonderful color effects that can be achieved with overlapping transparent brush strokes. After introductory exercises,  participants will be encouraged to seek their own direction and personal style.

Class Goals

Students will learn techniques unique to watercolor such as washes, textures, and color mixing. Students will learn elements of composition, color theory, and textures to use in their pieces during the class.

Materials Provided

A supply list and how to order supplies will be sent to participants. Please register early to have enough time to order or pick up your supplies.

Class Dates

Saturdays @ 11AM from 4/3/21 – 4/24/21

Instructor: Barbara Marder


The safety of our community, members, and instructors is our greatest priority. We ask all participants in this workshop to commit to a reduced level activity leading up to and during this workshop in our facility.

Students must wear a mask that complies with our updated safety policies. Mask must be a 3-ply surgical mask, KN95 disposable mask, N95 mask, or a tighly woven cloth mask with a filter insert. Students not wearing the appropriate masks will be asked to purchase one from our facility before joining the session.

When you arrive please be sure to:

– Wear an approved safety mask at all times

– Adhere to social distancing rules

– Be aware that this class has capacity limits to ensure your safety

– Limit your activities leading up to and during the class sessions so that you and your classmates stay safe

Artisan’s Asylum is closely following the guidelines set by the CDC and Massachusetts regarding COVID-19. Please reach out to us with any concerns or questions you may have.


Artisan’s Asylum
10 Tyler Street
Somerville, MA 02143 United States
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