234-Watercolor Landscape Step-By-Step

Students are led through a step-by-step process of creating a painting each week. The instructor stresses the thinking behind what is being done and the reasons for doing things in a proper sequence. Students concentrate on seeing and controlling values, arriving at a simple formula to start a painting and proceeding in a logical process to finish a work. All students focus on the same subject and solve the same problems, with room for freedom of style in color choice.

Special Notes

Note on Health & Safety Policy:

COVID-19 vaccinations are suggested but not required.
Mask wearing is suggested but not required. 

All students must comply with the Health and Safety Policies and Procedures found on The Center's website. There will be no refunds for students removed from class for failure to observe The Center’s Health and Safety Policies and Procedures.

In the event of a closure due to the COVID-19 virus, this class will move online using ZOOM. There will be no refunds or credits for classes that were scheduled to take place on-site but were moved to an online format for health and safety purposes.

About the Instructor

Steve Zazenski

A native of Bayonne, NJ, has been a full-time artist since 1978. He is known for his watercolor landscapes of New England, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. He has won numerous awards for his paintings from the New Jersey Watercolor Society, the Garden State Watercolor Society, the Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibit, Rockport Art Association and local shows in the metro area. His work is included in the permanent collection of the Library of Congress. His work has been exhibited in the Bergen Museum, the Montclair Museum, Nabisco World Headquarters, Sardis Restaurant and the Salmagundi Club. His series of lithographs depicting nostalgic scenes of his native Bayonne are very popular and have been used on the TV shows, Growing Pains and The Mary Tyler Moore Show.


Class Details

April 28 - April 28, 10:00 am - 02:00 pm

Days: Friday

Tuition: $102

Member Tuition: N/A

Location: The Center for Contemporary Art

Semester: Spring 2023

Level: Adult- Beginner to Intermediate

Instructor: Steve Zazenski