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Demo with Keiko Tanabe
Wednesday, February 15, 2023, 7:00 PM until 8:15 PM
Christ the King Church
4000 N Rodney Parham Rd
Little Rock, AR 72212
Registration is not Required
Keiko Tanabe, AWS, NWS, AIS, LPAPA. Often working en plein air, her atmospheric watercolors perfectly capture a sense of time and place. Through her use of color, textures, and signature brushwork, Keiko’s landscapes and cityscapes, beautifully convey both the exotic and the simple scenes of the many places she travels. Never attending art school, Keiko took only one drawing class to learn basic technical skills before she started painting in 2005. One year later, after learning basic drawing and watercolor painting skills at a local community school in San Diego, Keiko decided to paint full-time. From then on, she intensely taught herself to be fluent in watercolor painting, just as one would do to master a foreign language. Her subjects include landscape, cityscape, waterscape and interior scenes, which will be demonstrated in the workshop, using representational and impressionistic compositions. Since 2011, Keiko has completed successfully numerous workshops and live demonstrations around the world. She has 4 DVDs and several books of her art and has been featured in many art magazines.
This workshop is designed for those who would like to gain a better understanding of methods and
techniques to make a watercolor painting that is simple yet strong.
Through a step-by-step demonstration, Keiko will show you how to
take the initial inspiration, through the simplification process, to an expressive painting that is strong
in composition and content.