6 Week Classes - The Essentials of Watercolor Portraits and Still life

Watercolors full of color and light.

Discover the art of painting Watercolor Portraits and Still life and unleash exciting originality within your work. You will learn about tone, color mixing, composition, and how to paint with more freedom.

Please feel free to bring your own photos to work from (any photos that you've taken). The instructor will also provide some photo reference.


Week1- Drawing: The Elements of Drawing

Week2- Color : The Twelve-Part Color Wheel

Week3- Light and Dark Contrast

Week4- Complementary Contrast

Week5- Cold-Warm Contrast

Week6- The Principles of Design Materials Materials will be provided.

Enjoy working in this fresh and spontaneous medium. All levels welcome!

Instructor: Hellen Cha

6 SATURDAYS  | Jan 19th to Feb 23rd |  9:00 am to 12 pm

Fee: $275 + Materials fee: $75 = ($350 total)

Location: 29 McWilliams Place, DTJC (corner of 9th street and McWilliams) Northeast side of Hamilton Park

*by enrolling you accept Jersey City Art School's Education Policy