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Orchid Watercolor Painting with Cindy Bear

Orchid Watercolor Painting with Cindy Bear




Orchid Watercolor Painting with Cindy Bear

Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens

Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens


Friday, February 24

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens

1354 N Second St, Rockford, IL 61107

(815) 987-8858

Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens


Take a break from winter and spend the day in the warm tropical setting of Nicholas Conservatory while painting an orchid in watercolor. The morning will be spent immersed in the annual orchid display, exploring color and composition. After a break for lunch, local artist Cindy Bear will instruct on basic watercolor techniques such as wet in wet, charging and glazing, and how to paint an orchid.

This is a next-level beginner and intermediate level class. Illustration, paint, and paper provided. A complete supply list will be provided following registration. Grab your favorite watercolor supplies, pack a lunch, and bring a friend for this artful day in the tropics! Registration required. Register here:

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