Explore the expressive potential of watercolor painting: study color, composition, form, and transparency, and learn techniques such as washes, wet-in-wet, dry brush, and color mixing. Class includes gallery visits, group discussions, and guidance in developing personal imagery.
Students are responsible for providing their own supplies. View the supply list.
Before registering for classes, please review Program Information and Policies.
To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.
Due to the building’s historic architecture, the third-floor classrooms, 305A, 305B, 305D and 305E, are not wheelchair-accessible and must be accessed by stairs. Please let us know in advance if the student has limited mobility; we can make accommodations, including relocating the class to an accessible space.
To inform the Studio Art Class program of any access needs, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call our office at 617-369-3295.
About the Instructor
Joan Asquith Shrier has her MFA from Tufts University/School of the Museum of Fine Arts and a BFA from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Her work is in many private and public collections including the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. She has been teaching in the Boston area for over twenty-five years.