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    Are you ready to bring your
    painting skills to a higher level?
    Frank will share advanced
    watercolor techniques based on
    tonal values that create
    atmosphere, balance and unity in
    your work. Learn the secrets to
    painting luminous watercolors by
    manipulating tonal value, color
    and edge! Learn time sensitive and
    challenging wet-on- wet and dry-
    on-wet approaches in landscapes,
    cityscapes or street scenes. Frank
    will discuss and demonstrate
    composition, direct color mixing,
    positive and negative painting and
    the 'state of mind' while painting.
    Frank is a signature member of
    AWS, NWS, TWSA and WW.  
 
Frank Eber


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Class Outline
          

    Bring your painting skills to a higher level! In this workshop Frank will share advanced
    watercolor techniques based on tonal values that create atmosphere, balance and unity in
    your work. Learn the secrets to painting luminous watercolors by manipulating tonal
    value, color and edge! Basic watercolor background washes will be covered, as well as
    time sensitive and challenging wet-on- wet and dry-on-wet approaches in landscapes,
    cityscapes or street scenes.

    Discussion and demonstration on composition, direct color mixing, positive and negative
    painting as well as the 'state of mind' while painting. Frank does numerous demos, broken
    up into parts, to help students keep up and absorb all aspects of painting techniques.

    Note: Some watercolor experience required! Students must have a basic understanding of
    the watercolor medium.
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Workshops
Since 1983

    Frank grew up in Europe and was mentored by Italian master painter Renato Casaro in 1994 and 95. In the '80's and ’
    90s Frank worked as a professional illustrator for video cover sleeves and as a portrait artist by commission. Primarily
    a plein air painter, his love of travel has given him prime opportunities to paint: he lived for three years in the south of
    France, and has painted on location in Italy, the Netherlands, Austria, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Germany.

    Frank is an award-winning watercolor artist and Signature member of the American Watercolor Society (AWS), the
    National Watercolor Society (NWS), the Transparent Watercolor Society of America (TWSA) and Watercolor West
    (WW). He is a juried Artist member of the prestigious California Art Club. Frank conducts workshops and
    demonstrations locally and at the national and international level.

    His painting After the Ride is included in the 147th Annual International Exhibition of the American Watercolor Society
    in New York City, April 2-20, 2014.

    He is married and lives in Central California.

    Awards and Exhibits 2014

    103rd Annual Gold Medal Exhibition April March 30 – April 20, Autry National Center, Los Angeles California.
    American Watercolor Society, 147th Annual International Exhibition, New York City, NY: April 2 -20 3rd Annual Plein
    Air Salon competition, winner Dec/ Jan  with ' I dream of sheep' TWSA 38th National Exhibition, Kenosha, WI: May
    4- August 4 NWS Member show, San Pedro CA, June 7-August 17

    Publications

    Splash! 14 International Artist magazine feature: October / November 2012 Come Rain or Shine, 2012 is featured on
    the cover of the Palos Verdes Art Center, Fall 2012 San Clemente Pier, 2011 is featured on the cover of the 2012
    Daniel Smith reference catalog Watercolor Artist magazine feature: June 2012 The Orange County Register: 10th
    Annual Paint San Clemente Exhibition, 2011 The San Clemente Patch: 10th Annual Paint San Clemente Exhibition,
    2011.