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Painting Collections of Gear & Journaling for Outdoor Adventures


Workshop Summary: Join us for a beginners “collections” watercoloring course at Janky Gear in Rochester, Minnesota. In this 2-hour workshop, you will learn a series of creative skills including: how to use line, form, shape, and color to articulate your own unique artist’s voice, techniques in painting with watercolors, and how to capture a representational rendition of your environment in a “collections” journaling format. Paintings will be inspired by the gear at Janky Gear's shop. Learn how to use art as a tool for observation and creativity! 


Included in your experience:

  • Instruction on watercoloring techniques and journaling

  • Outside Inside™ Backpack Watercolor Kit (Set includes 12 half-pan watercolors, refillable brush, 0.5 permanent marker, 2B pencil, pallets, sponge, color sampler, and 30-page watercolor pad)

  • Trailmix Snacks provided by Janky Gear

  • Opportunity to exhibit your final artwork at The Basic Place bakery in  Hammond, MN*


Age Limits: 12 years to 112 years.


Date & Time: Tuesday, August 15th, 6 - 8pm. 


Location: Janky Gear, 204 N Broadway Ave, Rochester, MN 55906.


Price: $45 per person


Note: Parental consent and signatures required for participating youth ages 12 to 17. 


*Final exhibition information provided during class.

Adventure Journaling : Beginner's Watercoloring Class

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