PHOTO (1) Shel Magnuson of the Thousand Oaks Plein Air Watercolorists
paints from a photo.
One of the watercolorists
who served on the jury in New York City in January, selecting this year's exhibit, is Judy Morris, a Medford artist and teacher.
In addition to being suitable as an introduction to watercolor techniques for middle school and secondary school students, the videotape would be of interest to beginning adult watercolorists
who like a step-by-step, formula approach.
One of America's foremost watercolorists
, Engle is hailed as one of the "best watercolor landscape painters in the world today" in The Watercolor Landscape Techniques of 23 International Artists, a 2003 book published by International Artist, Inc.
I assured them that this mixing of colors was something that watercolorists
really liked and not to try and fix it.
The forms and colors of nature have always served the watercolorists
intent to depict gardens, harbors, landscapes and seascapes.
During the Depression era and beyond, many of these watercolorists
turned to popular magazines such as WESTWAYS as outlets for their creative work.
But so are any number of other watercolorists
who work with the same subject matter.