Plein Air Painting Techniques with

Water-Based Media & Stacey Sass










​​3-5:15 Thursdays, 4 sessions starting May 3rd with a make-up to be scheduled in June.


1st class will be held at KIFA but the other 3 will meet

at various locations on Kent Island.


 Demos will be done in watercolor but artists using acrylics are welcome.


 Students should have some experience with their chosen medium.


 Emphasis will be placed on creating successful landscape composition, simplification of details and effective use of color theory.


 $120 for KIFA members, $145 for non-members.





If you are interested in teaching a class or workshop, please fill out this form and send it to KIFA!  

Class Proposal Form.docx

Plein Air Painting Supply List - Watercolorists
Paper

 Cold Press (refers to the surface texture)
 either a block of paper at least 9”x12” or 1sheet of 22” x 30” mounted on a board
 Arches, Fabriano or Strathmore 500 brands are preferred
Paints
 "Must have colors”, tube paints that are not student grade
o Cobalt Blue
o Yellow Ochre
o Permanent Alizarin Crimson
o Burndt Sienna
 Possible supplementary colors if you want to extend your palette
 Ultramarine Blue
 Viridian Green
 Cadmium yellow light
Brushes can be synthetic, squirrel or sable hair
 Large wash brush either a 1” flat or a squirrel mop
 Round brushes #12 or “large", and a #6 or “medium” (make sure that it comes to a nice point)
Palette White, plastic with thumb hole for holding while standing
Misc:
 Portable standing easel. You could also use a small folding table & chair and use a table easel.
 Small sketchbook with #2 or darker lead pencil
 Kneaded eraser
 Cotton rags and water container
Acrylic Painters
Canvas panels
 Five, 9”x12”
 Paints: "Must have colors”, tube paints
o Cobalt Blue
o Yellow Ochre
o Permanent Alizarin Crimson
o Burndt Sienna
o White
 Possible supplementary colors if you want to extend your palette
 Ultramarine Blue
 Viridian Green
 Cadmium yellow and red
Brushes: Synthetic White are fine
 Flats or Brights. Large (size 12) Medium (size 8)
 Rounds #12 and #6
Palette with a thumb hole and plenty of room for mixing
Misc:
 Portable standing easel. You could also use a small folding table & chair and use a table easel.
 Small sketchbook with #2 or darker lead pencil
 Kneaded eraser
 Cotton rags
 Water container

Kent Island Federation of Arts

Glass Painting Workshops

with Theresa Schram

KIFA & KIGC Members Paint Together!

Getting into Spring with painting

flowers on vases.  Two vases

provided with all materials each

session.

Two Sessions!  Your Chioice or Both!

Wednesday, April 24

& Friday, April 26

10:00-12:00
 

FEES:




Members                   $35 per session                                                    $65 per session (2 sessions)                  

  






Non-Members          $45 per session                                                    $80 per session (2 sessions)                 


ADULT CLASSES




















 Loosey-Juicy Watercolor Painting Technique with Stacey Sass
 2 hr. workshop Weds. 4/18, 2:30-4:30
 Create a watercolor mono print(s) based on a floral bouquet.
 $20 includes $5 materials fee for special paper and printing plate.
 Bring sketching materials, watercolors and brushes.






                                                                                          

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