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IN-PERSON: "Southern Skies in Watercolor" with Jan Ross


with Academy Instructor Jan Ross
WHEN: Thursday & Friday (10am to 4pm) June 16, 17, 2022
WHERE: Art League Academy
(Located South-Island at 106 Cordillo Parkway)

Low Country skies, whether at sunrise or sunset, or during those lazy days on the beach are always a joy to experience!

In this two-day workshop, Jan will show students her special tips and techniques to help them learn to paint not only skies but clouds in a realistic, beautiful way!

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

Materials Included: No Materials Are Provided. The Recommended Materials List is Below
Requirements: PLEASE BRING:

140lb Arches Watercolor Paper Block
NOTE: Blocks are best. If you bring individual sheets, you need to bring masking tape and some type of support, such as foam core.
Watercolor Receptacle
Tissues without Lotion
Viva Non-embossed paper towels
A Spray Bottle
A palette
#2 Flat Brush, #8 Round Brush & Rigger for details
NOTE: Brushes can be natural or synthetic.

Professional Grade Tube Paint in the following colors:
Cobalt Blue
Ultramarine Blue
Alizarin Red
Cerulean Blue

The instructor will provide all reference materials

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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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Included Materials



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