My watercolor painting "Wetlands" is currently on display at the Paradise Art Center, October 2021 Members Show. Stop by the art center and see examples of the many talented artists that are members of the Paradise Art Center.
Watercolor Exploration II
Intermediate through advanced artists are encouraged to create their own compositions in this class. Students will need to have all necessary supplies and some knowledge and experience in using basic watercolor techniques.
Resource materials from books and magazines will be provided. Class members will receive assignments and are expected to complete some work, such as a basic compositions and/or value studies independently.
There will be group and instructor evaluations
Paradise Art Center
5564 Almond Street
Paradise, California 95969
My wax resist watercolor batik painting "Looking for Tomorrow" was awarded an Honorable Mention at the "Art of Perseverance-2020" Exhibition.
A step-by-step informational video showing my steps in creating a watercolor batik is available on my You Tube channel Magalia Rose Studio.
In the private collection of Kathleen Dysert
Magalia Rose Studio-Kathleen Presentati
MY WATERCOLOR CLASSES LISTED BELOW ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO COVID CONCERNS...SEE INFORMATION BELOW REGARDING THE OPENING OF THE PARADISE ART CENTER
Hello, my name is Kathleen Presentati and I teach Watercolor Exploration I & II classes at the Paradise Art Center on Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9-12. The cost of each six week session is $50.00 for art center members and $60.00 for non-members. The art center requires a lab fee of $2.00 for members of PAC and $5.00 for non-members per class.
I now have online demonstration videos on Youtube.com that will allow my students and others interested in painting with watercolor to follow along with step-by-step instructional videos.
My channel is Magalia Rose Studio...check it out!
Located in Magalia, California...specializing in watercolor, watercolor batik and transparent acrylic works of imagination
A new step-by-step watercolor batik video is now available on YouTube. The painting is titled 'Elephant Trio' and although reddish-orange elephants might seem odd...they really are sometimes that color because of rolling in dust and mud to protect their skin from insects and the sun.
Watercolor Exploration I
Beginning and Intermediate students will find this class informative and fun. Supplies can be loaned to beginning artists until able to provide their own brushes, paints, etc. Original art work will be encouraged and in addition, templates and handouts will be provided for many class paintings along with guided demonstrations by the instructor.
THE PARADISE ART CENTER AND WHEELER GALLERY ARE NOW OPEN ON A LIMITED SCHEDULE
Call the art center at (530) 877-7402 or visit the website
paradise-art-center.com for up to date information regarding classes, exhibits, dates & time of classes and viewing times for the gallery exhibits.