Watercolor and Illustration

at Art Studios @ JCC Manhattan - Upper West Side

Course Details
$322 8 seats left
Start Date:

Tue, Nov 05, 1:00pm - Dec 17, 4:00pm (7 sessions)

Upper West Side, Manhattan
334 Amsterdam Ave
At W 76th St
New York, New York 10023
Purchase Options
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Marika Hahn

What you'll learn in this watercolor class:

This watercolor workshop, using watercolor inks, is designed for adults of all artistic abilities. Inks are completely transparent and colors are easy to mix and flow beautifully. Wet on wet, wet on dry, hand-done type, and the use of resist will be demonstrated.

The class approaches watercolor using graphic illustration with an emphasis on composition and cropping. Inspiration comes from lush fruits, veggies, berries, flowers, and images of landscapes, birds, sea life, and more. Participants are encouraged to develop their own style.
School Notes:
Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, while we are a Jewish community center, nothing about our art classes are religious and all are welcome in our building at all times.

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Refund Policy
The school operates on a credit only policy and does not issue any refunds unless otherwise advised and approved by a program director, or only in the event that the school must cancel the program. The credit can be redeemed for any program (and most services) at the school, can be used by any family member on your account, and carries no expiration date. 

For a cooking class, a student needs to cancel 72 hrs before the class starts in order to receive a full credit.

For Studio Arts Classes, a student needs to cancel 48 hrs before the class starts in order to receive a full credit.

For programs that meet fewer than 3 times: during the costs and booking commitments associated with one or two-shoot programs, the school regrets that they cannot offer any school's credit for programs, classes, or events that meet fewer than three times per programming season. Additionally, the school cannot be responsible for providing make-ups or issuing any credit for programs missed as a result of personal scheduling conflicts, illness, emergencies, or other circumstances beyond their control.

For programs that meet 3+ times: students may receive school's credit for withdrawal from a program when their cancellation request conforms to the timetable outlined below. There is a $15 processing fee for all transfers and cancellations. 50% school credit will be granted for withdrawal from a school program when a written request is received before the second class. After the second class, JCC credit cannot be granted. (however, students may transfer from one class to another of equal or lesser value if there is space availability and with the program director's approval.) All cancellation request must be submitted to CourseHorse at [email protected] Please allow three to four weeks for processing of your cancellation request and be mindful of the timetable described above.


If there are other sections to make up classes in, it should be okay, as long as it's not the first class.


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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
1:00pm - 4:00pm Marika Hahn 7 $322
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Nov 12 1:00pm - 4:00pm Marika Hahn
Tue, Nov 19 1:00pm - 4:00pm Marika Hahn
Tue, Nov 26 1:00pm - 4:00pm Marika Hahn
Tue, Dec 03 1:00pm - 4:00pm Marika Hahn
Tue, Dec 10 1:00pm - 4:00pm Marika Hahn
Tue, Dec 17 1:00pm - 4:00pm Marika Hahn

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Question from Stuart
Does fee include supplies?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Stuart! The school provide the inks, palettes, and brushes, but students provide the paper etc. Hope this helps!

Reviews of Classes at Art Studios @ JCC Manhattan (409)

(409 Reviews)
Watercolor and Illustration
Reviewed by Tina N. on 3/13/2019
I thought it was a very useful. There was a range of skill levels from absolute beginner to skilled artist In our class and the instructor handled teaching to each of our levels very well. She was also very kind and fun to chat with.
Watercolor and Illustration
Reviewed by shelvi k. on 6/4/2019
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