Jan Sweeney - Wedge Brush Garden - March 16, 19, 23 and 26 - AM and PM Classes

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John Neal Books does not host this class.

The Wedge Brush Garden

WITH JEN SWEENEY

March 16, 19, 23 & 26
8AM OR 4PM  Pacific Time

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)
  • Small and large round brush (BR26)
  • 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) (I153)
  • Your favorite pointed pen nib and holder (straight or oblique) (H133)
  • Signo Uni-ball white pen