Watercolor Class with Sandra Kahler

Fall 2021  

Seven Ways to Compose a Painting

Student class work: lesson seven

Simplification

Finding your painting voice

Student class work: lesson six

Radiating Composition

  Keeping the viewer engaged within the painting

Student class work: lesson five

Fall Landscape with Sumi ink

Framing:  Keeping the viewer engaged within the painting

Student class work: lesson four

Lesson four

on the table

Compositional Lines:  Linear, Curvelinear, and/or organic

Student class work: lesson three

Lesson three

a bowl of fruit

The ‘S’ or ‘Z’ Shape

Leading the eye around the painting

Student class work: lesson two

Lesson two

a bowl of fruit

Right in the Center!

How to make it work? (hint: Golden Means)

Lesson one

abstracts

Golden Means (Rule of Thirds)

  Student class work: lesson One