Cultural Arts
Watercolor Workshops and Classes

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. Class is limited to 20 adults.

Bernard Brown Park, Uniondale

*Reduced rate also applies to the physically challenged & volunteer firefighters.

Registration: Online at hempsteadtown.com/parks beginning Wednesday, May 22 at Noon
Fee: $70.00 (Senior/Veteran $35.00)*
Program: June 6 through July 25 (7 sessions) - No Class July 4
Thursdays: 1:00 to 3:00 pm

Watercolor - Levels I

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

Forest City Community Park, Wantagh
Registration: Online at hempsteadtown.com/parks beginning Wednesday, May 22 at Noon
Fee: $110.00 (Senior/Veteran $55.00)*
Program: June 5 through August 14 (11 sessions)
Wednesdays: 11:30 am to 1:30 pm

*Reduced rate also applies to the physically challenged & volunteer firefighters.

Watercolor - Levels 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

Forest City Community Park, Wantagh
Registration: Online at hempsteadtown.com/parks beginning Wednesday, May 22 at Noon
Fee: $110.00 (Senior/Veteran $55.00)*
Program: June 5 through August 14 (11 sessions)
Wednesdays: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

*Reduced rate also applies to the physically challenged & volunteer firefighters.

Intermediate Watercolor Workshop

A unique workshop designed to inspire and further the abilities of the watercolorist. 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.

Walker Memorial Park, Lakeview

*Reduced rate also applies to the physically challenged & volunteer firefighters.

Registration: Online at hempsteadtown.com/parks beginning Wednesday, May 22 at Noon
Fee: $123.00 (Senior/Veteran $62.00)*
Program: June 5 through July 24 (7 sessions) - No Class July 3
Wednesdays: 1:30 to 5:00 pm (3.5 hr. class)

Advanced Watercolor Workshop

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

Walker Memorial Park, Lakeview

*Reduced rate also applies to the physically challenged & volunteer firefighters.

Registration: Online at hempsteadtown.com/parks beginning Wednesday, May 22 at Noon
Fee: $123.00 (Senior/Veteran $62.00)
Program: June 5 through July 24 (7 weekly sessions) No Class July 3
Wednesdays: 9:30 to 1:00 pm (3.5 hr. class)