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The Champlain Valley in Watercolors: Workshops with Kevin Raines
August 13, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm$35
Hands On at Whitcomb’s, Summer 2022
Saturday, August 13
2:00 – 5:00
This is the final workshop of a four-part series. Enjoy the experience of creating original watercolor paintings of the beautiful Champlain Valley with landscape painter Kevin Raines. Kevin is offering four workshops in July and August that will provide beginners and more experienced artists with instruction in using watercolors in outdoor settings. Classes will include mixing colors, painting techniques, developing subjects and adapting to the outdoor environment. Classes will be tailored to individual participants.
Wednesdays, July 6 & August 3 and Saturdays August 3 & August 13
Sign up for any or all four. All four workshops will be enjoyable for all levels of experience
Class fee: $35 each (or $120 for all four classes)
Materials fee: $30.
* Participants can bring their own materials rather than purchase the class kit. You will be emailed a materials list and the option to purchase a kit after you register.
Instructor: Kevin Raines is a professor of art at Notre Dame University of Maryland. He tailors his instruction to address individual needs and carefully crafts his teaching to address the experience level and personal aesthetic unique to each of his students. Kevin’s plein air watercolor and oil paintings are born out of a deep concern for environmental conservation. Many of the images he creates are a result of collaborative work with organizations such as The Adirondack Nature Conservancy, The Audubon Society, and UNESCO. He lives and works in his Wadhams home and studio throughout the year.