Showing Motion

FMVA Studio Crawl

Artists from Fargo, Moorhead, and West Fargo who are signed up members of the FMVA will have their studios open to the public to view their work, watch demonstrations and learn more about their art.

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Using a Grid for Relfections

The Color Design Workshop

All colors are beautiful and have infinite possibilities but some are more beautiful together. Would you like to gain experience at creating beautiful color palettes? In this workshop, you will practice basic watercolor skills while warming up create a variety of color palettes by mixing them and choosing colors to enhance your paintings or support a concept. When the colors being to magically work, we will study how to develop them and keep that going.
Color design helps creates mood. Bring photographs from magazines etc. with colors you love and bring your photographs of subjects that you want to paint. The goal of this workshop is gain useful knowledge for making color choices. I will share many of my favorite pigment combinations. We will develop two paintings, one warm and one cool dominant. Any level painter can take this class as it also incorporates basic watercolor skill exercises.

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