Watercolor Essentials:  Tips & Techniques to Improve Your Painting


Anne Wert

2 Sessions, January 24th and 31st

9:30 – 2:30

WAITLISTED – Email workshops@portsmoutharts.org

$155 Members, $180 Non-Members

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Strong shapes, accurate values, and use of color are the foundations of many great artworks.  In this two day workshop Anne will show you how to apply these and other essential skills in your watercolor painting.  We will cover how to oversome some watercolor specific challenges and Anne will work with students individually to determine how to best use watercolor to create a successful piece.

This class is designed for those who have some experience with watercolor.


Anne Wert, "Unfurling", Portsmouth Arts Guild
Anne Wert, Portsmouth Arts Guild



Anne is an artist, illustrator, and educator. Anne started oil painting in high school as part of an amazing art program run by Walt Bartman.  After graduating from the University of Richmond, Anne moved on to studying studio art at Parsons School of Design in Paris.

She is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design Children’s Book Illustration Certificate program and a member of the Society of Children’s book writers and illustrators since 2012.

Anne is also an exhibiting artist member at the Providence Art Club, the Rhode Island Watercolor Society and Art League Rhode Island.

Anne is on Instagram at @annepwert