Dive into techniques for painting mixed media flowers with Jean Pederson!
You’ll love this if:
- You want to explore new techniques in collage
- You are interested in acrylic paint and painting techniques
- You want to create abstract, mixed-media flower compositions
Join Jean Pederson and discover the world of collage by creating abstract floral designs. Experiment with acrylic paint, gels, pastel, pencil and more create rich and colorful flowers. Perfect your brushwork skills as Jean shows you edge control, color mixing and layering. In addition explore new bounds with creating texture and design with your brush in unconventional ways. Learn the essentials of proportion, composition, value and color to create the most aesthetically pleasing floral design. Jean will open your mind to new ideas and acrylic painting techniques that will forever leave a lasting impression and the thrill to create more!
- Demonstrations of acrylic paint, gels, pastel, pencil and more
- Step-by-step instructions for creating flower compositions
- Outline of creation process to create the most developed piece of work
Gels: self-leveling, glass bead gel, fine pumice gel, gel medium
Gesso: white & black
Fluid Acrylic Paints
Variety of colors and transparencies/opacities
Cradled Ampersand board (can also use paper or canvas)
Hoghair or Nylon
Flats and rounds in a variety of sizes
Collage materials (transparent / semi-transparent acid-free papers, acrylic skins, mylar, watercolor papers, mechanical acid-free papers)
Mark-making tools (old cut credit cards, palette knives, sticks, pencils, colored pencils, watercolor crayons, pastels)
Palette (white, non stick)
About the author
Jean Pederson is a talented artist who balances painting with teaching and writing. She has led numerous workshops in universities, professional organization and symposiums. Well known for her mastery of watercolors, mixed media has become an important vehicle for her creative expression. She has been honored with numerous national and international awards over the years as well as exhibited across the world. Jean is a contributing editor for The Artist’s Magazine and her work has appeared in several of the Splash best-of-watercolor series as well as Watercolor Artist, Magazin’Art and many more. Jean has written two books and has released four educational DVDs. In addition she is a signature member of the American Watercolor Society (AWS).