Watercolor on the Golden Isles
Find inspiration in the beauty of Jekyll Island as you learn the art of watercolor, enjoying daily instruction, demonstrations and exercises to improve your confidence and technique.
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Program No. 8213RJ
6 days
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At a Glance

Learn to express your ideas through the beauty of watercolor on the gem of the Golden Isles of Georgia — Jekyll Island. Build a solid foundation of basic skills and learn the unique properties of watercolor: pigments, color mixing, brush control, glazing and laying washes. Through natural progression, study the shape, color, form and composition of various subject matter; your choice of landscape, flowers, people, or buildings. Be inspired on this tranquil island and paint your masterpiece.
Activity Level
Easy Going
There is minimal walking and standing on this program.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Enjoy ample individual attention from an instructor who enthusiastically leads you from subject selection through sketching to a finished painting.
  • Daily demonstrations and exercises introduce ideas and techniques in a loose and free approach.
  • Explore Jekyll Island during free time, and learn how the island was made into a winter retreat for families including the Rockefellers and Pulitzers.

General Notes

Suitable for Beginner / Intermediate watercolor participants. Basic materials provided. Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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Ann Marie Dalis
Since graduating from the University of Georgia with a BFA in visual arts, Ann Marie Dalis has explored many careers such as Assistant Editor, business owner, visual arts teacher, Director of Glynn Art Association, and Artist-in-Residence for the Sapelo Island National Estuarine Reserve Research Center. Ann Marie’s drawings, paintings and pottery have won many awards and her art is in many collections throughout the Southeast. She continues to teach art classes at Glynn Visual Arts on St. Simons Island and Jekyll Island, Georgia.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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