Category Archives: Workshops/Teaching

Watercolor Artist Magazine- Creativity Workshop article by Ryan Fox

I am honored to be included again with another article in Watercolor Artist Magazine. My work is featured in the Creativity Workshop section of the magazine. In this article I discussed using “photo borders” to frame watercolors. While there are many Photoshop filters that emulate this look- I figured out several ways to create these with watercolor paints.   The… (more…)

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…)