Karlyn will teach En Plein Air techniques, as well as fun and free approaches to watercolor. Karlyn has taught more than seventy-five International workshops and feels that painting and travel are valuable learning experiences. With the aid of digital cameras, iPads and printers, we can return to our studio on the ship and create our paintings.Karlyn is upbeat and teaches with tireless energy. Her high-spirited humorous style makes beginners feel comfortable and challenges the advanced. Enthusiastic and informational demonstrations, critiques and individual help are daily fare. Karlyn has written five instructional books on watercolor
Studio Still Life, Landscapes and Figures
November 1-5, 2010 Santa Barbara, CA
Intermediate to Advanced
Karlyn Holman Watercolor, Fun and Free on a China, Korea, Japan Cruise
March 21 - April 1, 2018 CANCELLED
Karlyn has had a studio-gallery since 1968, and enjoys a full schedule of teaching workshops and painting in her studio. Karlyn’s watercolors reflect a special kind of exuberance for her native area of Lake Superior and her travels around the world. Her paintings could be described as realism based on abstract structure. Her teaching style is high-spirited and humorous. She has illustrated five children’s picture books and has written five books on watercolor techniques: Watercolor Fun and Free; Searching for the Artist Within; Watercolor-The Spirit of Spontaneity; Watercolor Without Boundaries and Watercolor Making Your Mark. Karlyn has an MA in Art from the University of Wisconsin and has taught at the college level for ten years. She leads International Painting trips all over the world. She makes her home with her husband Gary in Washburn, Wisconsin.