Watercolor pencil workshop offered in Bellows Falls

SAXTONS RIVER — The Saxtons River Art Guild announces a one-day workshop on using watercolor pencils, given by Lynn Zimmerman, on Saturday, Nov. 4, at the United Church of Bellows Falls, 8 School St., from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Participants can bring their own set of watercolor pencils; however, all high-quality tools and materials will be supplied. A list of suggested supplies will be sent upon registration. Artists of any level are welcome.

(1)By the end of the class, students will have completed a reference book of the ways these tools can be used.

Zimmerman studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art and the Rhode Island School of Design. She has worked as a graphic designer and illustrator for more than 30 years. Zimmerman offers instruction in watercolor, oil, and gouache painting as well as drawing, book arts, and collage. Her emphasis is on gently supporting each student along their creative journey.

The workshop fee is $70 for SRAG members and $90 for nonmembers. There will be coffee and tea available. Participants should bring a lunch.

To register for the workshop, email Carolyn Burgland at [email protected]. Masks and COVID-19 vaccinations are required to attend the SRAG workshops.

This The Arts item was submitted to The Commons.

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