Art in the Meadow - Watercolors

November 10, 2018 @ 9:00am - 12:00pm
Find your inspiration at the Edsel & Eleanor Ford House!  Enjoy the estate and a leisurely morning creating art with watercolor paints outside on the grounds. 
Participants must bring their owns supplies (listed below and available at Rainy Dat Art Supply). This program can be enjoyed by artists at any level of art experience, who are at least 16 years old.
The class is from 9AM-noon. Tickets are $30 for members, $35 for non-members. Tickets can be purchased here.


Feel free to bring any supplies you may already own.  Items are available at Rainy Day Art Supply and Framing, 20507 Mack Ave., Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236.

Assorted set of watercolors, you do not need to spend a great deal on them. A basic set from Reeves will do.

Color suggestions if not buying a set

- Cadmium red medium

- Yellow ochre

- Ultramarine blue

- Alizarin crimson

- Cerulean blue

Watercolor pad medium to large size.  Cold press

Three different size brushes ( value set will work)

HB graphite pencil

White Plastic eraser

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