Basics of Watercolor with Hailey Herrera

Date(s) - Sep 7, 2017 - Oct 12, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Purple Turtle Art Studio


Time Date(s) – Sep 7, 2016 – Oct 12, 2016 Thursdays 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Location Date Parker-Astin Art Center


Date/Time Date(s) – Sep 7, 2016 – Oct 12, 2016 Thursdays 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Location Parker-Astin Art Center



Price : $285


Join us for this six week course on the basics of watercolor with instructor Hailey Herrera. Enjoy evenings of experimentation and fun while you learn the fundamentals of watercolor. You will learn watercolor techniques while you paint a wide range of subjects such as still life, landscape, florals, animals, etc. Using your own reference images, you will work on subject matters that inspires you. You can expect tips and guidance through the painting process. Basic watercolor supplies are required and not included in the class price – see below for a list of supplies.

* watercolor paint :

–  for beginners : Shinhan watercolors artist paint tubes set 30


– For advance students or experience students : Winsor and Newton professional watercolors


* paper : arches cold press watercolor pad, 9″X12”, 140 lb



* brushes : #8, #14 round brush, 2 inch flat wash brush


* masking fluid :  Pebeo drawing gum, or winsor & netwon art masking fluid – tinted, removable


*palette : martin mijello airtight watercolor 33-well


About the instructor:


Hailey E. Herrera is a watermedia artist, working in watercolor, watercolor batik, ink, and acrylic. Growing up in South Korea, she has painted on and off since she was seven. She moved to the United States in 1996 for graduate studies and received her PhD at Texas A&M University, College Station, in 2004. She worked as a research scientist and lecturer for a short period before taking community art classes and then painting watercolor in earnest. She has developed a palette that is vibrant, bright and rich with incredible depth and wonderful tonal ranges. She is a co-author of the book, The Art of Painting Sea Life in Watercolor by Walter Foster Publishing. As evidenced in the book, her paintings reflect her love for the colors and proficient ability to control water. Hailey earned signature memberships in the top watercolor organizations in Texas.


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