Today
It is forecast to be Clear at 11:00 PM PDT on October 22, 2014
Clear
82°/57°
Home » Santa Clarita News » Santa Clarita Artists’ Association To Hold Free Watercolor-Mixed-Media Demo
Santa Clarita Artists' Association To Hold Free Watercolor-Mixed-Media Demo

Santa Clarita Artists’ Association To Hold Free Watercolor-Mixed-Media Demo

Rea Nagel, retired Burbank art teacher, will demonstrate mixed media watercolor painting at a meeting of the Santa Clarita Artists’ Association (SCAA) on Feb.18 at 6:30 p.m. at Barnes & Noble on Valencia Blvd.

“As a native of very flat Illinois, my fascination with mountains and the ocean grows daily since I moved to California many years ago. Since Southern California has a 12-month growing season, the variety of flowers and plants is endless,” said Nagel.


Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox.


Most of Nagel’s paintings are watercolor, but she also mixes the use of acrylics, collage, and pastels.

“I enjoy blending colors, since nothing is a solid tube color — I mix my colors on the paper to get the wanted results. Most of my paintings have several versions of the same scene done until I decide on the composition. To me, composition and values are what makes a painting worth looking at,” Nagel said.

After retiring from many years of teaching in Burbank, she missed the contact with students and began teaching part time at adult schools in community centers and Beverly Hills Adult School.

The event is free and open to the public. Come early, standing room only by 6:30. For more information visit www.SantaClaritaArtists.org.

For more information about Rea Nagel visit her website by clicking here.

Do you have a news tip? Call us at (661) 298-1220, or drop us a line at community@homestation.com

Article Name: Santa Clarita Artists’ Association To Hold Free Watercolor-Mixed-Media Demo
Article Source: Santa Clarita News
David N. Perez, Contently, Google+, Twitter

Santa Clarita Artists’ Association To Hold Free Watercolor-Mixed-Media Demo

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

About hometown