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Watercolor, Salt and Bleedproof White

  • June 24, 2023
  • (PDT)
  • June 25, 2023
  • (PDT)
  • 2 sessions
  • June 24, 2023, 3:00 PM 4:30 PM (PDT)
  • June 25, 2023, 3:00 PM 4:30 PM (PDT)
  • Online- Zoom


  • Paid or honorary member
  • Not a paid or honorary SfC Visitor


PRESENTER: Mina Taylor

Sponsored by the Inland Empire/Pomona Valley chapter of SfC

Saturday June 24 and Sunday, June 25 3-4:30PM PDT

Outreach Program: No charge. Membership in SfC not required.

ABOUT THE CLASS: If watercolor washes are a bit of a mystery to you, if you're curious about how to use salt in your art and if you are up for using bleed proof white in your brush, come and join us. We will explore these as well as how to increase the level of contrast in your art AFTER you finish.

ABOUT MINA: Mina Taylor has practiced calligraphy for over 45 years. For 20 years she ran an art show featuring 25 artists from southern California. In 1979, she founded and launched her calligraphic business: Mina's Manuscripts and More. Taking on students and limited commissions, her current work can be seen at minas.manuscripts on Instagram. She draws inspiration and text from the Bible, which she has been an anchor in her own life. "I believe that calligraphic words of truth can inspire people in upheaval, in grief, in hopelessness, in joy, in all of life really--to think beyond their situation to eternal things."

All Levels. Program will be recorded. 


3 sheets of a lightly toothed watercolor paper: Mina will be using 140 lb cold press

Watercolor set with Red or deep magenta, dark blue and orange. Other colors may come in handy

3 Watercolor brushes: Flat wash, a #6 and #2 with a good point: These can be approximate.

Masking tape to tape your paper down. If you come prepared with paper taped down for class, you will be ahead.

Dr. Ph. Martin's bleedproof white

Salt: Table or Kosher

Optional: Your digital phone camera with editing capabilities 

Questions? Email  Alessandra at iepv.sfcworkshops@gmail.com 

NO audio or video recording of any program, meeting, workshop or other SfC function permitted consent of both guest artist and a representative of the Board of Governors. *** Be sure to ask permission of the artist/instructor to photograph/screen print any copyrighted materials, including demos. 

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