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GuestJam: Watercolor Basics with Red Letter Day

  • CraftJam 33 West 17th Street New York, NY, 10011 United States (map)

Get in touch with your inner artist at our newest GuestJam watercolor workshop hosted by Jane Gahng from Red Letter Day. From color theory to brush skills, Jane will cover all the basics in this 3-hour beginner-friendly class and help you to develop your technique and unique style.

In this GuestJam you will:

  • Learn the fundamentals of materials

  • Explore color theory

  • Practice mixing palettes

  • Develop brush skills

  • Apply your new skills to create botanicals, portraits, animals...and more!

This is the perfect class for painting newbies and those with a bit of watercolor experience.

All materials for this workshop will be provided, including 26 page booklet, palette, paint, two brushes and watercolor paper, just bring your creativity!

BYOB – crafting is paired best with your favorite drink of choice!

CraftJams are hosted in an intimate setting with a twelve attendee maximum. Make sure to purchase your ticket before the event is sold out!


Jane Gahng is an illustrator, letterer, and calligrapher. She is a self taught graphic designer creating special things for special people. Her love of art led her to study the masters in Italy and to develop her own classics-inspired style for her company Red Letter Day. She hosts a range of watercolor workshops and private events, sharing her skills and inspiring people to make beautiful things.

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