Watercolor Basics with Roberto Osti (ONLINE)

Watercolor Basics with Roberto Osti (ONLINE)


Joined renowned artist, educator, and author Roberto Osti, and learn the techniques of watercolor painting from photographic references.  Working alongside the instructor during live Zoom sessions, paint a variety of subjects including flowers, landscape, the portrait and animals.  Instruction will feature demonstrations of fundamental watercolor techniques such as washes, gradations, textural effects, wet-on-wet, wet-on-dry, dry brush, and more.  Drawing experience recommended. 

8 weeks, Fridays, October 22 - December 17 
(No class on November 26 for Thanksgiving) 
9 - 11 a.m. 
Register by:  October 17 

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Roberto Osti was born in Italy, where he attended and graduated from the State Institute of Art and the School of Anatomical and Surgical Illustration at the University of Bologna. Osti worked in Italy for 10 years as freelance illustrator for scientific publications.  In 1992 he moved to the United States, where he attended the Art Students League in New York City and obtained an MFA at the New York Academy of Art.  In addition to working as Illustrator for a variety of publications including Scientific American, Natural History and Scholastic, his work has been featured in exhibits in New York City, Philadelphia, Newark, Cincinnati and other locations in the United States and Europe.