Floral & Landscape Painting Workshop Weekend Nov. 16 & 17

Join me at the Watercolor Art Society – Houston for a weekend exploring new techniques to achieve gestural and painterly florals and landscapes. Click HERE to register. We are going to have FUN!

After Sargent’s Blue Gentians

After Sargent’s Blue Gentians, watercolor on paper, 9 x 11″. Looking closely at John Singer Sargent’s beautiful painting, Blue Gentians, there much to learn from trying out a master’s techniques.

Join me Sat. & Sun. March 9 & 10 at WAS-H and explore Impressionism! Click HERE –there are 3 places still available.

Paint geraniums with me in Sugarland, Feb. 16

Announcing a botanical demo/workshop from 10 until 4 pm Saturday, February 16 in SugarLand, Texas.

Join us for a botanical painting experience in watercolor. For more information, for a map and to register, click HERE 

Sweet Spot Plein Air Geranium, 20 x 16″ transparent watercolor on paper

Sunday December 2: Make Holiday Cards/Small Paintings + Gold Leaf!

Sunday, December 2 at the Watercolor Art Society-Houston we will be creating holiday cards and experimenting with collage, gold leaf and mixed media.  Join us!  Click HERE for information and to register.

 

Join us! Go A Little Crazy–Painting Class at WAS-H Nov. 24 & 25

Want to play with collage, acrylics, mixed-media and have lots of fun?  Register for my upcoming 2 day experimental painting class, Go A Little Crazy.  Basic elements of design will be covered, then we will have a blast playing with our favorite toys–paint, brushes & all.  Join us!

Click HERE for details, supply list and registration

Botanical Painting Class Weekend March 16 & 17

and for a great set of supplies, consider this great deal (click on image):

 

Last Minute Openings for Gold Leaf + Watercolor Holiday Card Class

Friday afternoon November 10 2-5 pm Holiday Card class
Watercolor Art Society – Houston
$50 members/ $60 nonmembers tuition for this 1 week’s session

This week we will paint primarily in watercolor, exploring unusual painting and collage techniques as well as gold leaf application.   Can’t find the materials?  We have extra.  Hint: These techniques may be used for other applications in addition to Holiday Cards.  Join us!  Call 713 942-9966 to register.  Questions?  Email Susan at susangiannantonio@comcast.net.

3D Acrylic & Gold Leaf Class (Christmas Cards!)

Come and play with acrylics and gold leaf
at the Watercolor Art Society-Houston

Join us Fridays
November 3 and 10, 2 – 5 pm

Supply list:

Package of any plain white greeting cards (watercolor paper not necessary) or watercolor paper to fold into cards.  Size is up to you.

A small pile of junk mail advertisements, newspaper or catalogs. 

Small selection of acrylics (any type, even craft paint will do): especially green, blue, white, red. 

Small amount of matte medium. 

Cheap brushes to apply acrylics & matte medium. 

Sheets of gold leaf such as ArtMinds Ready Leaf Gold sheets. We will have extra…

Glue for gold leaf such as 2 oz Speedball Metal Leaf Adhesive Size.  We will have extra…

1 Soft (good) watercolor brush, ½ – 1” flat specifically to handle & apply gold leaf. Do not use this with the adhesive!

Click HERE for information and to register