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Watercolor Painting with Purnell Pettyjohn!

March 24, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Grab a friend and dabble in some watercolors for this casual atmosphere class taught by Lynchburg artist Purnell Pettyjohn. This class will focus on the proper use of watercolors; the proper way to mix colors avoiding “muddy” tones, application techniques and subject composition. Each student will paint their own piece following the guidance of Purnell’s instruction and demonstration.

All materials will be provided.
All levels of experience are welcome.
Seating is limited to 12.
Please call the gallery to sign up 434-616-6376

About your instructor:
Purnell’s paintings have been accepted in several juried area art shows, the Tri-State Watercolor Society, Pennsylvania Watercolor Society, West Virginia Watercolor Society, Central Virginia Watercolor Guild, American Watercolor Society and National Watercolor Society. She is currently a signature member of the Virginia Watercolor Society.

Her watercolors are bright and colorful depictions of daily observations, emphasizing the play of light, shadow and color. She enjoys experimenting with new and varied ideas to keep her paintings fresh and changing. By working with talented students, she finds that she learns as much as they do, in her classes.


March 24, 2022
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm