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Making Watercolor Sing: Split Primary Color Theory taught by Tara Sweeney

February 21 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Register Now | $210

This class has nearly filled, please call the store to register 651-698-6431

Wednesdays: February 21st – March 21st (5 weeks) from 5:30-7:30 pm 

Fee: $210

No Prerequisite. The color theory can be taken at any time by any level so it doesn’t necessarily precede any particular level.

Ever wonder why your color is muddy? Frustrated that you can’t mix what you can imagine? Have too many colors and can’t decide? Limited palette split primary color theory is for you. Gain confidence and skill with carefully designed demos and projects that help you learn to mix vibrant and predictable color with just 6 pigments, understand color vocabulary, make a color and value chart for problem solving, discover pigment characteristics. Materials list available in store or after registration.

WetPaint_pocketjournal_headshotInstructor Bio:
Saint Paul teaching artist Tara Sweeney has been creating award-winning watercolors for nearly forty years. She holds signature status in the MN Watercolor Society and National Watercolor Society. “Close to Home: Sketching a Minnesota Year,” is her debut collection of illustrated creative nonfiction. She was awarded a 2017 MN state arts board artist initiative grant to illustrate the picture book A to Zåäö, as artist-in-residence at the American Swedish Institute (University of MN Press publication, spring 2019.) She taught drawing and painting at Augsburg College for 25 years. She holds degrees in design and studio art from the University of WI and an MFA from MCAD.

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February 21
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