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SUMMER WORKSHOPS!

with Elaine Verstraete

 

BEGINNING WATERCOLOR with Elaine Verstraete

3 weeks- Mondays, June 10, 17, 24       10 am – 1 pm___________$75

3 weeks- Mondays, July    8, 15, 22        10 am – 1 pm___________$75

30 year veteran watercolorist, Elaine will share her unique approach to using this beautiful medium. 

Begin with basic washes and learn color mixing with a limited palette.

Leave each class with a finished painting!

To register and for a supplies list… contact Elaine: evmail@nullfrontiernet.net

 

INTERMEDIATE WATERCOLOR with Elaine Verstraete

3 weeks- Mondays, July 29, 5, 12              10 am – 1 pm___________$75

Expand your watercolor skills and practice Elaine’s glazing watercolor technique.  

This method allows for a slow build to your painting and facilitates more control.

We will start with small studies and then focus on one large painting.

Stretch your own paper.

Optional supplies fee: $11

To register and for supplies list contact Elaine: evmail@nullfrontiernet.net

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PICTURE BOOK ILLUSTRATION

with Elaine Verstraete

6 weeks- Thursdays July 11, 18, 25, Aug 1, 8, 15      

6 pm – 9 pm ____$180

HAVE AN IDEA FOR A CHILDREN’S BOOK? 

WHAT ARE PUBLISHERS LOOKING FOR?

 

RIT and FLCC instructor and illustrator of 12 books, Elaine teaches the

step by step process of creating a picture book and how to submit your story to a publisher.

With her recent visit to NYC’s Children’s Book Conference, Elaine will share with you

“What publishers want” in 2013-14.

 

Learn to make a professional storyboard, and the process of bringing a selected illustration to completion.

You will also make a book dummy and learn how to submit your story to a publisher.

BRING completed SHORT STORY (under 800 words). Drawing skills required.

Register by June 30th and for more information contact Elaine

 evmail@nullfrontiernet.net

www.elaineverstraete.com

http://www.ironwoodfolkschool.org/