We are trying something new: Sunday mini workshops on the theme of BIRDS! Laurel Weathersbee, NMWS, is a fabulous teacher and you will have a fun afternoon of learning! Register for 1, 2, or all 3...
Sun. Oct. 3 1-4 pm Session 1 – Follow-along day
Participants will be invited to paint a pre-planned QUARTER sheet painting of birds in a Southwest design setting. Bring your own palette and brushes and your choice of good watercolor paper on your support.
The sketch is an idea of what Laurel could show us how to paint!
REGISTER Session 1 of Birds with Laurel Weathersbee (Sunday workshop series) Oct 3
Sun. Dec 5 1-4 pm Session 2– Soft n Fuzzy Little Birds
Participants will learn to paint a variety of fat little fuzzy birds, using a wet-into-wet technique. Bring your own palette, brushes and several quarter-sheets of your choice of good watercolor paper, plus your support.
REGISTER Session 2 of Birds with Laurel Weathersbee (Sunday workshop series) Dec 5
Sun. January 23 1-4 pm Session 3 – Birds in Collage
Participants will use a variety of hand-colored watercolor papers to create an exciting bird collage. If you like, bring your own “failed” watercolor paintings to supplement the collage papers.
REGISTER Session 3 of Birds with Laurel Weathersbee (Sunday workshop series) Jan 23
Instructor will bring handouts, examples, resource materials, patterns and lots of encouragement.
Participants can choose 1, 2 or 3 sessions. Any combination, whichever sessions appeal.
This NMWS-SC Workshop Mini Series, with Laurel Weathersbee, NMWS, will be held Sundays (Oct 3, Dec 5 and Jan 23) from 1-4 pm at Good Samaritan Society's Creative Arts Room, 3011 Buena Vida Circle Las Cruces, NM 88011
Fee: $40 EACH session (pick and choose) for members / $45 for nonmembers.
Minimum: 3 students
Maximum: 12 students
The workshop series is open on September 1, 2021 to NMWS members for $40 EACH session, payable online in full on registration.
Registration will be open to nonmembers September 15 for October 3 session; November 15 for December 5 session; and January 10 for January 23rd session. If you are not a member, your fee is $45 for each, but you will receive a credit of $5 if you become a member within 30 days of the end of the workshop. (annual dues are $50). Joining in Oct-Dec gets you a 15 month subscription!
Because of the fluid situation with the pandemic, if we are required to cancel the workshop due to health orders by the NM Governor or direction from Good Sam's, the entire fee will be refunded.
Per the NMWS Workshop Cancellation Policy : Refunds of the Workshop deposit fee will not be given, REGARDLESS of the REASON for withdrawal, unless and until a paid replacement has been found for that seat in the Workshop. An exception to the above will be made if the registrant cancels within 7 days of paying the deposit and that cancellation is more than 60 days prior to the start of the workshop.
To register, first : Read the NMWS Workshop Cancellation Policy