I can teach you to paint.
Have you ever dreamed of being an artist? I can help you fulfill your dream by
teaching you basic and advanced watercolor techniques and helping you to develop
your confidence as well as your artistic ability.
I just finished a session of introductory classes in Center, Texas. Please email me at , for information about enrollment in future classes.
INTRODUCTION TO WATERCOLOR*
J. MONTEMAYOR, ARTIST/INSTRUCTOR
*This is a series of 8 classes, 2 hours each, taught by watercolor artist J.Montemayor. The classes will be taught twice weekly over the course of a month, with the goal of instructing beginner and intermediate level students in technique and execution of watercolor painting, and developing artistic confidence in students.
Understanding and perceiving yourself as an artist; mental foundation for approaching your development as a watercolor artist.
Familiarization with painting tools, brushes, and paints.
Familiarization with different types of watercolor paper, and wetting, cutting, and stretching paper to prepare for use.
Mixing paints and learning the various watercolor techniques and applications, to include washes and cleaning and storing brushes.
Learning composition, which includes drawing, sketching, and mental perception of the subject matter that you want to paint.
Learning shades, values, tones, and light as tools to enhance the character of your painting.
Paint, paint, paint to develop skill in watercolor application. I will instruct and direct you as you paint, to answer any and all questions.
Select a subject matter from a photo or magazine as your project painting for the remainder of the sessions.
CLASSES 6 THROUGH 8
Creation and complete accomplishment of your first original painting.
Instruction in sealing, storing, and displaying your painting.