How to Mix Watercolor on the Paper

Here’s how to create a simple watercolor painting with all the color mixing done on the paper as opposed to in your pallet. For this project I used  Shinhan Art’s “Pass” watercolor/gouache hybrid. A quick painting like this uses seven different tubes of paint and should take about an hour to make. ? Step 1. I chose a simple two-object still life where both objects… Continue reading How to Mix Watercolor on the Paper

private lessons

Jankura Artspace now offers 1:1 art lessons to those who can’t make it to our other classes. If you’re interested in studying one on one, we’ll try to find a time to fit your needs. Courses Available: drawing, watercolor & acrylic painting, printmaking* and bookmaking Weekday afternoons and evenings are available as well as Monday mornings. Lessons are 2 hours long and supplies are all … Continue reading private lessons

Feb 2017

Here’s what we have lined up in February Fridays 7:30-9:30pm Long Pose life drawing (every weekend) Saturdays 6-8pm Short Pose life drawing (every weekend) Sat Feb 11th: Pop Art & Wine for Valentines Sat Feb 11th: Cupid Sketch Night Sun Feb 12th: Printmaking Class Sun Feb 12th: Sunday Night Portrait Session Sat Feb 18th: instructed figure drawing Sat Feb 18th: Tied & Drawn (shibari session) Sun Feb 19th: Sunday Morning … Continue reading Feb 2017

January 2016 Events

Here’s what we have lined up for January so far. Hope to see you at the studio in 2017!!   Pastel Day (2 classes): Jan 14th 12-2pm pastel basics  /  3-5pm figure drawing Morning Figure Drawing Session: Jan 15th 10am-1pm Watercolor Tricks: Jan 21st 3-5pm Silks Screen (paper-cutting technique): Jan 22 12-5pm Sunday Night Portrait Session: Jan 22 6-9pm STUDIO CLOSED DURING LUNAR NEW YEAR (JAN … Continue reading January 2016 Events

Dec 2016 Events

We’re saying goodbye to 2016 with some fun events. Come join us! Oil Painting Class: Dec 3rd 1-4pm Morning Figure Drawing Session: Dec 4th 10am-1pm Matilda Drawing Session: Dec 9th 7:30-9:30pm Watercolor & Wine: Dec 10th 3-5:30pm Wood Panel Portrait Class: Dec 17th 1-4pm Figure Drawing Lessons from the Masters: Dec 18th 2-5pm Elf Drawing Session: Dec 23rd 7:30-9:30pm   STUDIO CLASSES AND SESSIONS CLOSED: … Continue reading Dec 2016 Events

November Calendar

November at a glance Nov 5th 1-4pm Oil Painting Workshop Nov 5th 6-8pm The Traveler Returns (life drawing) Nov 6th 10am-1pm Morning Life Drawing Session Nov 12th 6-8pm The Juggler (life drawing event) Nov 13th 1-5pm Linoleum Printing Class Nov 19th 2-5pm Pop Art Selfie Painting Nov 20th 2-6:30 Silk Screen Printing Nov 25th 7:30-9:30 Moulin Rouge Night! (life drawing event) PLUS: Wednesday Nights: Drawing … Continue reading November Calendar