Artist: Averil Smith Barone
Program Description: Join Averil Smith Barone for her Watercolor Workshop and learn the many different techniques of this wonderful medium including: wet-in-wet, gradation, splatter, wax and sea sponge. Watercolor is a wonderful way to express yourself and Averil’s workshops are welcoming and fun. Averil’s Watercolor Workshop expands the knowledge of the medium of watercolor with the practice of techniques, as well as brings smiles and fun to the group. Averil’s warm approach, clear instructions and visual aids help make a creative learning environment.
Length of Program: 90 minutes
Maximum Number of Participants: 10-15 people
Venue Requirements: Water access, tables, chairs.
Program Description: Mini Masters is a fun and educational exploration. From The Egyptians to Warhol (and everything in between) we share art history together with enthusiasm. Averil researches the chosen artist or painting but the audience has the freedom to express art through their own knowledge and experience. Art-Reach members will engage in a meaningful arts and cultural workshop and build appreciation for art.
Length of Program: 60 minutes
Maximum Number of Participants: 20 people
Averil Smith Barone has been working for Art-Reach for a decade. She has a BA in Art and Art History from Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio (1990). She received her MA in Art Education from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1994). She is a watercolor artist and loves to share the many techniques of the medium in her workshops. She also shares her enthusiasm of art history through her interactive art history workshops. She resides in Wayne, Pennsylvania.