This class will run on Sept. 22, 29, Oct. 6 from 8 am – noon and Oct. 13 from 9 am – noon


Rock Solid: Painting and Drawing Rock Textures
Instructor: Sharon K. Schafer
September 22, 29, October 6, 13 (Wednesday)

Sept. 22-Oct. 6 (8:00 am – Noon)
Oct. 13 (9:00 am – Noon)

$160 museum members/$210 nonmembers


Rocks are hard! Drawing and painting pebbles, rocks and boulders can be surprisingly difficult to paint and draw. To create rocks and make them believable in watercolor and pencil you need to translate a rock's physical texture into visual texture. Sharon will share a few simple hints and tips she uses to achieve the illusion of a solid textural rock in your paintings.

Rock Solid: Painting & Drawing Rock Textures