Watercolor Classes/Workshops

Beginner Watercolor

This class is designed to introduce and further the abilities of the water-colorist. 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 Details

  • Registration:Register onlinebeginning Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. until class is filled. 
  • Fee: $120 
    • Senior/Veteran: $60 (Reduced rate also applies to the physically challenged and volunteer firefighters)
  • Program Schedule: 12 weekly sessions
  • Location: Bernard Brown, Uniondale
  • Day/Time:
    • Thursdays, June 2 through August 18
      • 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Intermediate Watercolor Workshop

A unique workshop designed to inspire and further the abilities of the water-colorist. 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 Details

  • Registration:Register onlinebeginning Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. until class is filled. 
  • Fee: $210 
    • Senior/Veteran: $105 (Reduced rate also applies to the physically challenged and volunteer firefighters)
  • Program Schedule: 12 weekly sessions
  • Location: Harold Walker Memorial, Lakeview
  • Day/Time:
    • Wednesdays, June 1 through August 17
      • 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm

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, portraits, and still life. Law of design will be emphasized. Students must provide their own supplies. 

 Class Details

  • Registration:Register onlinebeginning Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. until class is filled.  
  • Fee: $210
    • Senior/Veteran: $105 (Reduced rate also applies to the physically challenged and volunteer firefighters)
  • Program Schedule: 12 weekly sessions
  • Location: Harold Walker Memorial, Lakeview
  • Day/Time:
    • Wednesdays, June 1 through August 17
      • 9:30 am to 1:00 pm


Watercolor 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 Details

  • Registration:Register online beginning Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. until class is filled.  
  • Fee: $110
    • Senior/Veteran: $55 (Reduced rate also applies to the physically challenged and volunteer firefighters)
  • Program Schedule: 11 weekly sessions
  • Location: Forest City Park, Wantagh
  • Day/Time:
    • Wednesdays, June 1 through August 17 (no class 6/29)
      • 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm