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Making Watercolor Notecards

$32

with Holly Meeker Rom

Calendar Aug 14, 2018 at 10 am

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Tuition: $20  Materials: $12

Have you ever wanted to create your own cards for that special occasion? You will learn about color mixing and watercolor techniques with brush, paint, and paper and will explore a variety of subject ideas. You will create individual, original notecards on paper and envelopes supplied in class.

About the instructor: Holly Meeker Rom has worked in the watercolor medium professionally since 1980, and has taught drawing, watercolor and color theory for 40 years. She has taught classes locally at the Miners Dry and the Art Corner. Holly’s work can be viewed on her website, www.hollymeekerrom.com and will be featured at the Art & Soul Gallery in Ely for the month of July.

Holly has a MFA from American University and a MA in Art Education from Cal State, Sacramento. She is an award-winning artist in watercolor medium, a signature member of Northwest Watercolor Society and The Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club, and artist member of Salmagundi Club in NYC. She has been a part-time resident in Ely for over 20 years.

 

Painting with Watercolor on Your Canoe Trip

$45

with Holly Meeker Rom

Calendar Aug 15, 2018 at 10 am

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Tuition: $30  Materials: $15

Have you ever thought of taking watercolor supplies on a canoe trip? Learn what to bring, packing tips, and how to use your supplies. The instructor has done this for five-day canoe trips every summer for many years in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area and Quetico Provincial Park. Get some tips from an experienced professional who will show you samples and practice with you.

Bring photos you’d like to paint, a pencil, and eraser. The painting supplies will be provided, but if you have some favorite brushes, paints, or other equipment, bring them along.

About the instructor: Holly Meeker Rom has worked in the watercolor medium professionally since 1980, and has taught drawing, watercolor and color theory for 40 years. She enjoys paddling with her husband, Bill, an Ely native and canoe guide and enhances the pleasure by bringing along her paints, paper, palette and brushes to save beautiful moments and locations in watercolor sketches.

Holly’s work can be viewed on her website, www.hollymeekerrom.com and will be featured at the Art & Soul Gallery in Ely for the month of July.

Holly has a MFA from American University and a MA in Art Education from Cal State, Sacramento. She is an award-winning artist in watercolor medium, a signature member of Northwest Watercolor Society and The Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club, and artist member of Salmagundi Club in NYC. She has been a part-time resident in Ely for over 20 years.

 





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