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Happy Watercolor Trees of the Lowcountry with Jan Ross

with Jan Ross

The Lowcountry landscape of Trees, Oaks with swaying Spanish moss, Proud Palms, Pines, and majestic Magnolias surround us uniquely shouting “You’re in the South!”


In this class, you will learn to paint their natural beautify, from the inside out!


WHEN: Saturday (10am - 4pm) June 12, 2021.

WHERE: Art League Academy (106 Cordillo Parkway, Hilton Head Island)


Art League of Hilton Head requires masks to be worn in each of our locations at all times. As this is the law in Hilton Head Island, we are not able to make any kind of exceptions at this time.

Ticket purchases to Art League of Hilton Head events are final. Credits or Refunds will not be given for missed or classes/workshops.

If a class or workshop is canceled by Art League of Hilton Head a full refund will be given.

Materials Included: No materials are included in this class. A list of materials you should bring with you will be provided upon registration.
Requirements: PLEASE HAVE:

9" x 12" Arches 140lb Watercolor Paper Block
Watercolor Palette with Large Mixing Areas
Water receptacle holding at least 2 cups of water
White or Kneaded Eraser
HB Pencil
#8 and #12 Synthetic or Sable Round Brushes
1 inch Synthetic or Sable Flat Brush
Natural or Synthetic Sponge
VIVA Plain Paper Towels
Tissues without loation
Cotman or another Professional Grade Tube Paint in the following colors:
Hookers Green
Sap Green
Ultramarine Blue
Cobalt Blue
Cadmium Yellow
Burnt Sienna
Burnt Umber

The instructor will provide all reference materials

Instructor: Jan Ross
Instructor Bio: JAN ROSS has been creating art since the time she could hold a crayon, however, her formal arts education began at the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts. She continued her studies while living and traveling in Europe for 6 years, as well as ongoing education through workshops with some of America's top watercolor instructors. These include M. Stephen Doherty, Editor in Chief, American Artist Magazine, Jan Kunz, Judi Betts, Jim Kosvanec, Gerald Brommer, Joseph Bohler, Joseph Fettingis, Mel Stabin, Betty Carr, John Salminen, Arne Westerman, Mary Whyte, Jack Shields, and Gary Curtis.

The Georgia Watercolor Society, The Missouri Watercolor Society, Western Colorado Watercolor Society, Rhode Island Watercolor Society, Watercolor Society of Alabama, Alaska Watercolor Society, and North East Watercolor Society, have awarded her Signature Membership, their highest credential for achievement in watercolors. She also received her Member of Excellence, the credential of highest-ranking with the Atlanta Artists Center, the largest art organization in the Southeastern USA, in 2005. Her award-winning watercolors have been accepted in more than 450 Local, Regional, National, and International Juried Competitions, as well as numerous one-woman and invitational exhibitions.

Jan?s goal of having her work exhibited in all 50 states is nearly accomplished, having exhibited in 42 states as of 2016.

Numerous local and national publications have featured Jan's work. Most notably the watercolor, On the Bit, appeared on the cover of the International Magazine, The Chronicle of the Horse and the Missouri Watercolor Societys International Watercolor Studio magazine. In 2008, Cobb County Commissioners and Board of Education is including her watercolor painting, Baba, Afghani Elder in a book celebrating top artists in Cobb County, for their 175th Anniversary.

Jan continuously strives to capture the spirit of people, the essence of a place, and the many textures of things around her. Having traveled to 27 foreign countries, this Ohio native has been fortunate to have an endless supply of subject matter. Her work is included in collections across the USA and Europe. Currently, Jan lives on Haig Point, on Daufuskie Island, S.C., with her husband, Robert, and Studio cat, Sweetie.
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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.