Learn the basics of watercolor painting in this weekly class. 

During this weekly class, local artist Robert Peltzer will help you practice and develop the skills and techniques necessary to enjoy and succeed at watercolor painting. Classes are held every Friday from noon to 2PM in the Cooper room on the 4th floor. This class is open to adults ages 18 and older. There is no fee or registration but you must bring your own watercolor paper, paints, brushes, and a palette. Questions? Call Robert at 406-541-8868 or email at wes@missoulapubliclibrary.org.


Good work everyone with the dark out of focus background assignment last week! For March 30th, find a subject to paint with a washed out background. Or, create a washed out looking background of your own, and superimpose a favorite subject with a much darker and or more colorful subject. An example of a washed out background with similarities to the painting we practiced in class is shown below:

Watercolor Painting

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