Capturing the Golden Hour in Watercolor and Pastel

Capturing the Golden Hour in Watercolor and Pastel


Sunday, June 4, 10:00 – 3:00pm

Location: Colorest Art Supplies
160 Newman Springs Rd East
Red Bank, NJ 07701

The Golden Hour is the time of day when the sun is closest to the horizon line and takes on a warm glow. In this workshop we will work from photographs and learn to capture the late day light with color. Simplification using basic shapes to capture the movement of breaking waves. You’ll learn about the different qualities of the water, transparency and opaqueness, as it relates to the structure of waves and the light source. Exploration of when to use hard verses soft pastels will be covered as well as a watercolor underpainting.

Each student will complete one or two pieces. Demonstrations and class critique will round out this informative workshop.

Fee: $125
Materials not included. Students must bring their own supplies.