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CWA - California Watercolor Society

We had a lot of fun this week at my workshop for the CWA (California Watercolor Society) in Danville. Great location and wonderful people.

  Thank you for the warm reception at my demonstration in Walnut Creek for CWA. 

Whenever I laughed I had a tendency to blow out the mic - sorry about that- LOL

Rocks, Sand & Sea Glass is now available for immediate viewing

Rocks, Sand & Sea Glass  New release 2013
Is now available for immediate viewing as a 6 week download  on my website www.birgitoconnor.comor as a Pre-releaseDVDsale.

This program is packed full of information Follow along with seven different step-by-step lessons and learn many techniques that can help make painting easier. Understand more about shape, texture and how to pull those rocks and stone up off the paper as if by magic. Create sand that gives the illusion of real sand with a three dimensional appearance. You’ll enjoy yourself, feel successful and have fun. Running time 103 minutes 
Part 1   Lessons 1 & 2
Introduction, material list then follow along step-by-step in lesson 1 & 2. Learn the foundations of creating stones, color, shape, shadow, texture and sand. Lesson 2 applies these techniques into a simple composition with a very unique application of texture.Running time 49 minutes
Part 2   Lessons 3 - 7 
Step-by-step lessons of turning sand into pebbles, painting muscl…

"Rocks, Sand and Sea Glass" preview

At last a preview of my upcoming DVD "Rocks, Sand and Sea Glass" I hope you enjoy it. Pre-release sales are now available at  Release date April 1 2013

Rocks, Sand & Sea Glass DVD is almost ready

Okay it's almost here ...the " Rocks Sand & Sea Glass" DVD is just about ready for distribution !!!  I have just completed the editing process. It will be 7 different lessons over 100 minutes long, on two disks.  I will be sending it to the duplicator this week and I only need to design the cover .

It will be also offered online as a down loadable option in a 6 week coarse and perhaps a couple of other options too. There will soon be a little trailer for you to view.  I hope you all will enjoy it and have fun.