Watercolor Classes/Workshops

Beginner Watercolor

This class is designed to introduce and further the abilities of the watercolorist. Demonstrations will take you through the painting process. Emphasis will be on the many techniques of the medium as well as composition, design rules, and the importance of color. Students must provide their own supplies.  Class is limited to 20 adults.  This class is offered at Bernard Brown Park, Uniondale.  

Class Details

  • Registration: Register onlinebeginning Thursday, January 25, 2024 at 9:00 a.m. until class is filled. 
  • Fee: $120 
    • Senior/Veteran: $60 (Reduced rate also applies to the physically challenged and volunteer firefighters)
  • Program Schedule: 12 weekly sessions
  • Location: Bernard Brown, Uniondale
  • Day/Time:
    • Thursdays, February 15 through May 2, 2024  
      • 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Intermediate Watercolor Workshop

Floral, still life and landscapes will be the focus. Demonstrations will take you through the painting process and explore the many watercolor techniques to create a sense of place and mood. Emphasis will be on the importance of composition, design, color, and value. Students must provide their own supplies. Class is limited to 30 adults. This class is offered at Walker Memorial Park, Lakeview.

Class Details

  • Registration: Register online beginning Thursday, January 25, 2024 at 9:00 a.m. until class is filled. 
  • Fee: $210 
    • Senior/Veteran: $105 (Reduced rate also applies to the physically challenged and volunteer firefighters)
  • Program Schedule: 12 weekly sessions
  • Location: Harold Walker Memorial, Lakeview
  • Day/Time:
    • Wednesdays, February 14 through May 1, 2024  
      • 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Intermediate/Advanced Watercolor Workshop

A unique workshop that offers students of Intermediate and Advanced levels an opportunity to explore the use of watercolors in greater detail.  Through demonstrations by the instructor and guided visual observations, students will develop a personal approach to landscapes, water scenes, portraits and still life.  of design will be emphasized.  Students must provide their own supplies. Class size is limited to 30 adults.  This class is offered at Walker Memorial Park, Lakeview. 

 Class Details

  • Registration: Register online beginning Thursday, January 25, 2024 at 9:00 a.m. until class is filled.  
  • Fee: $210
    • Senior/Veteran: $105 (Reduced rate also applies to the physically challenged and volunteer firefighters)
  • Program Schedule: 12 weekly sessions
  • Location: Harold Walker Memorial, Lakeview
  • Day/Time:
    • Wednesdays, February 14 through May 1, 2024  
      • 9:30 am to 1:00 pm


Watercolor - Level II 

Prerequisite: Beginner Watercolor

This art course is for Intermediate and Advanced students.  This course will guide you through drawing and painting of landscapes, still life, floral, lighthouses and seascapes. Demonstrations and critiques will help you learn the different techniques of watercolor, color mixing, the elements of design and the effects of wet into wet and dry brush, line, texture, and value to create a mood.  Students must provide their own supplies.  Class is limited to 20 adults. This class is offered at Forest City Community Park, Wantagh.

Class Details

  • Registration: Register online beginning Thursday, January 25, 2024 at 9:00 a.m. until class is filled.  
  • Fee: $120
    • Senior/Veteran: $60 (Reduced rate also applies to the physically challenged and volunteer firefighters)
  • Program Schedule: 12 weekly sessions
  • Location: Forest City Park, Wantagh
  • Day/Time:
    • Wednesdays, February 14 through May 1, 2024  
      • 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm