Intro to Watercolor
"I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free ” - Michelangelo
In this class you will learn about the basics of painting with watercolors. Through demos and experimentation you will learn how to mix and apply watercolor to paper. Learn how to make beautiful expressive marks to create landscape, still life paintings, and simple geometric shapes.
Summer class starts July 10th, 2017
Every other Monday
The OSLP Studio
309 W. 4th Ave, Suite 100, Eugene
Sterling Israel is a mixed media artist originally from San Francisco. Since childhood she remains deeply influenced by her creative family of musicians and ceramists. She recently relocated to Eugene from Oakland, CA.
Sterling is academically trained as a painter, and trained by community in many types of craft-making, with an emphasis on recycled and found objects. She currently has nine years of experience teaching art for K-12, as well as adult students. She has extensive experience in facilitating art exhibitions and events. In addition to crafts, painting and ceramics, she does illustrations, and is very engaged with her creative writing. Sterling works in an improvisational style, and enjoys the ways in which her creations develop beyond an initial vision. She believes in the value of practice, family craft traditions, and the artistic spirit within all of us. Sterling is talented at drawing out the creative goals and interests of friends and art students.
Sterling holds a BA in studio art from Humboldt State University, and an MS in community arts management from the University of Oregon.