Watercolor Painting Instruction
Winter 2019 Instruction Schedule
Cedar Grange, Maple Valley WA
Wednesdays 10 am - 1 pm
Wednesdays Series 3 April 17 - May 15
Wednesdays Series 4 to be announced
$150.00/5 class series (15 hours of instruction)
$35.00/ individual classes (in case you cannot make it to every group class)
Cash, check, credit card
reserve your spot $50.00 deposit (call me with a credit card 425-623-5511
if you wish to join this class, email me at [email protected]
Women's Art Retreat Long Beach, Washington
August 1 - 4
watercolor, eat, drink, play, fun! Interested? Contact me for details.
All skill levels. Private watercolor lessons and business coaching. Contact Cheryl and we will find a time that works with your schedule. Interested in showing and selling your art? Let me help you get your art seen by people who will love it.
Private Lessons: $70.00/2 hours
[email protected] or call or text me 425-623-5511
cash, check, credit cards accepted
I will refund deposits up to the day class begins. After that there are no refunds.
There are no makeup classes available at this time.
Supply LIst - essentials for the beginner. If you are an experienced painter, bring what you have.
Supplies for Fabulous Flowing Watercolor
Cheryl Renée Long [email protected] 425-623-5511
** Show this list at your art supply dealer. Most of them extend a 10% discount to my students. The following materials are recommended for my classes. Please call me with questions. If you already have supplies bring what you have. We will go from there.
sketchbook: 6 x 8” sketchbook or your choice any size you like
drawing pencils: 2-B drawing pencil
hand sharpener KUM automatic long point hand sharpener
eraser: MONO white eraser, 1 art gum eraser
watercolor palette: Robert Woods Palette with a lid (mixing tray lid essential – do not sub)
brushes: DO NOT SUBSTITUTE BRANDS ON THE BRUSHES –
- #6 round DaVinci Cosmo Top Spin
- #12 round DaVinci Cosmo Top Spin
- # 16 flat – DaVinci Cosmo Top Spin
- # 40 flat wash brush, DaVinci Cosmo Top Spin
TEXTBOOK: Making Color Sing by Jean Dobie (you can find it used online)
WATERCOLOR PAPER: 1 sheet 22 x 30- 140# cold press Arches watercolor paper, do not purchase a watercolor block or a pad. Full sheets only. Cut your sheet into quarters. Do not sub.
WATERCOLOR PAINT: Daniel Smith, Winsor Newton, Graham, are all good choices. Be sure to ask for Artist Grade paint. Please do not purchase STUDENT GRADE.
Suggested Watercolors: Aureolin yellow, Cobalt Blue, Viridian, Green Gold, Ultramarine Turquoise, Sap Green, Thalo Blue Red Shade, Alizarin Crimson Permanent, New Gamboge, Quinacridone Burnt Orange, Quinacridone Pink, Cerulean Blue, Organic Vermillion, Rose Madder Genuine (Winsor Newton) and
from Cash and Carry.
Winsor Newton Van Dyke Brown.
Richeson Drawing Clip Board 18 x 18 approximately or your own board (bring what you have.)
Tape: 1 roll Magic Scotch Tape
paper towels or soft rags,
paint containers 4 small jars with a tight lid. I suggest a 4 ounce jelly canning jar.
misting bottle: must be extremely fine mist (reuse an old hair spray bottle)
container with pointed cap for dispensing water a few drops at a time – I use a mustard dispenser bottle