Tag Archives: WSNC

2016 Holiday Gift Ideas

Last month I finished a series or original watercolor paintings of the Raleigh skyline.  If you are looking for the perfect gift for the art love or fan of Raleigh, stop by Studio 104 at Artspace (201 E. Davie St.) in downtown Raleigh and pick up one of these original watercolors for only $45.00     I also have a… (more…)

Watercolor Pouring Workshop in Cary, NC- January 31st, 2016 with Ryan Fox

Watercolor Pouring Workshop with Ryan Fox At Waverly Artist Studio in Cary, NC To register contact Ryan at: ryan@rfoxphoto.com   With an emphasis on design and planning, you will learn the technique of pouring diluted watercolor directly on paper.   Pouring creates a wide range of colors and creates amazing blending effects. Through instructor demonstration, you will learn about masking, wetting… (more…)

Poured watercolor- basic explanation

I have been posting a images online of the “poured watercolor” process. Most people have never heard of pouring watercolor and I have been flooded with questions. Here is a basic rundown:   1. Mask your whitest whites with masking fluid (liquid latex). 2. Wait for mask to dry. 3. Spray surface with water. 4. Pour/drip/squirt colors on top of… (more…)

Watercolor Pouring Workshop in Cary, NC- October 25th

Watercolor Pouring Workshop with Ryan Fox At Waverly Artist Studio in Cary, NC To register contact Ryan at: ryan@rfoxphoto.com     Discover the technique of pouring, and layering watercolor paints.  With an emphasis on design and planning, you will learn the technique of pouring diluted watercolor directly on paper.   Pouring creates a wide range of colors and creates amazing blending… (more…)

148th Annual International Exhibition Award Winners- American Watercolor Society

A short anecdote about putting your artwork out to be judged by your peers- whether fellow artists, friends, family, or enemies: “If you do not enter- you cannot get accepted”. I don’t make New Year’s resolutions.  Yeah, I’ll lose a few pounds.  I’ll stop cramming ALL the dishes into the dishwasher the last second before my wife gets home (I… (more…)