Jen Sweeney - Wedge Brush Garden - March 1, 4, 8 and 11 - AM and PM Classes

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John Neal Books does not host this class.

The Wedge Brush Garden
with Jen Sweeney

Live online group workshop via Zoom, with live lessons recorded and available for an additional two weeks following the final class session.

March 1, 4, 8 & 11, 2022
9AM OR 3PM  Pacific Time
Registration opens February 6

What you'll learn:
  • How to create simple but striking designs with watercolor, walnut ink, a calligraphy pen and a wedge brush
  • Innovative, uncommon, and highly effective ways to hold, angle, load, and maneuver your wedge brush to achieve graceful results
  • The execution of each brush stroke from start to finish
  • How to paint gorgeous butterflies, a variety of flowers, delicate cotton, potted florals, elegant leaves, florals with a scripted stem and more!
  • How to maximize the performance of your tools
  • Less is more. (No difficult compositions here, simplicity is key!)
  • Trouble shoot your wedge brush & watercolor concerns
  • How to embrace and/or correct the inevitable oops
  • Why thinking out of the box takes your creativity to the next level
  • How to add tiny details that pack a punch
  • Creative ways to achieve a rustic, vintage look with walnut ink & a splash of watercolor

Supply List:

  • Wedge or Triangle brush (BR59)
  • Watercolor paper and black drawing paper (P58) (PA110)
  • Walnut ink (I145)
  • White ink or gouache (ie. Bleed Proof White) (I38) (WNG1)
  • 5-7 watercolors in your choice (for flowers/greenery/butterflies) (WNWC1, WNWC2, WNWC3, WNWC4)
  • Your favorite pointed pen nib and holder (straight or oblique) (N154) (H133)
  • Signo Uni-ball white pen