Vacation with a Purpose: What Surface Can I Watercolor On?

DATE: July 1 - 5, 2024
TIME: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
LOCATION: Marywood Franciscan Spirituality Center
INVESTMENT: $700 for the week includes overnight accommodations (private bedroom in a shared cabin) and programming.

With Karen Kappell, FSPA

The surface you apply your watercolor on depends on the results you want. We will explore each day a different surface that watercolor can be applied to and notice the pros and cons of each. The different surface papers and underground materials will be provided.

Surfaces include:

  • Color Press
  • Hot Press
  • Rough 140# watercolor papers
  • Rice Paper
  • Soft Tissue Paper
  • Yupo
  • Ampersand Aquaboard
  • Watercolor Canvas

Please bring the following watercolor supplies:

  • watercolor paints
  • watercolor brushes of various sizes
  • paper towels
  • spray bottle
  • masking tape

Attendees are welcome to dine with your Marywood hosts.

July 1-5 Karen What surface can I watercolor on