Category Archives: Workshops/Teaching

New Watercolor Batik lesson available now. Learn techniques of watercolor batik with artist Ryan Fox

New Watercolor Batik instructional video by Creative Catalyst Productions My new video from Creative Catalyst Productions has arrived: Learn the techniques of creating colorful batik paintings on rice paper. Check out the trailer for the 2 hour DVD: The video includes not one but TWO complete demonstrations with a thorough explanation of the process and materials: Order online now at… (more…)

Art of Watercolour- watercolor batik article

I am honored to be featured in the current issue of Art of Watercolour Magazine. My work is featured in a four page article on the watercolor batik method of painting. Watercolor batiks are created using a combination of Japanese rice paper, watercolor, and wax to emulate the batik method traditionally created on fabric. To read more purchase online, or… (more…)

Watercolor Artist Magazine- my article featured in Watercolor Essentials column

I am honored to announce next month’s Watercolor Artist Magazine will include a 5 page article I wrote about the many different ways to mix 2 colors and the different results achieved. Above is a preview of the first page of the article (non-corrected). Thanks to Anne Hevener and Beth Williams at F+W Media for letting me contribute to this… (more…)

Watercolor Workshops- Plein Air Painting & Photographing Artwork

June was an insane month- I hung my work at three solo exhibitions (Clayton Arts Center, Chef’s Palette Restaurant in Cary, NC, and Arts of the Albemarle Museum in Elizabeth City).   In addition, I taught two evening classes through Wake County Adult Education (Color Theory with Watercolor & Watercolor Loose and Fast). I also conducted two workshops- a Plein Air… (more…)

Two day watercolor workshop with the Community Arts Association in New Jersey

Last week I had the pleasure of teaching two separate one-day workshops on watercolor batik and watercolor pouring in Allendale, New Jersey for the Community Arts Association. We fit a lot into three days- one demonstration, two separate one-day workshops on watercolor batik and watercolor pouring, and I had the honor of judging the members’ art show. (Working on the… (more…)