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Watercolor Still Life by Les McDonald

Watercolor Still Life by Les McDonald


May 18    
10:00 am – 4:00 pm


Bookings closed


Galveston Art League
2117A Postoffice St, Galveston, Texas, 77550

Event Type

This workshop is designed for, but not limited to the beginning watercolor student. Students with more experience are welcome to join this workshop taught by an award-winning watercolorist. The students will be taught watercolor techniques and principles and will complete a still life in the classroom setting. Refer to the Artist’s Website for his suggestions on how to take his class.

Supplies Needed:

  • 1 sheet #300 Cold Press 22X30 or 1 sheet 140 Cold press 22X30
  • Watercolors: Bring what you have
  • Magic Rub Eraser
  • Pencils H, 2H
  • Paintbrushes
    • Large round #12, #14
    • Flat ½”, 3/4″, 1″
    • 2 medium round #4, #6
    • 1 small rigger
    • Several old brushes
  • Paint Pallet, Water Bucket
  • Natural Sponge, Tooth Brush, Salt packs, Pebeo
  • Pebeo drawing gum ( the one that is IRRITANT)
  • Rubber cement pick up and Rubbers Cement cleaner (small) Bestine

An image and projector will be supplied to project the subject on students’ paper. Gloss
photos are available for $5.00 or $10.00.
We will break for lunch. To save time and allow more time to paint, everyone should bring a lunch.


Bookings are closed for this event.