Gary Spetz's Painting Wild Places! with Watercolors
With the premise of "so much to paint, so little time," artist Gary Spetz travels to six scenic locations throughout the U.S. - from Florida's Cabbage Key to Yellowstone National Park - to choose his subject matter. Each scene presents new painting challenges, providing Spetz with new opportunities to share his innovative painting methods. Throughout the series, he encourages viewers to undertake more complex paintings. And while challenging, each lesson is carefully designed to be "user-friendly" with his easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions.
Gary Spetz's Painting Wild Places! with Watercolors Previous Broadcasts
Learn to Paint Mt. McKinley, Part 2 (Episode #309)
KQED Life: Tue, Dec 25, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary concludes the "McKinley and fireweed" watercolor painting from the previous two episodes.
Learn to Paint Mt. McKinley, Part 1 (Episode #308)
KQED Life: Tue, Dec 18, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
Bright fireweed frames the grandeur of Alaska's Mt. McKinley. In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary takes the viewer half way through the painting process: from a drawing on watercolor paper through the creation of the painting's base foundation of colors and values.
Learn to Paint Placid Waters (Episode #307)
KQED Life: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
Twilight on a still, quiet northwoods lake. Step-by-step, Gary demonstrates some "looser" watercolor techniques-creating an effective painting with less detail. This is a bit of a departure from his typical painting style.
Learn to Paint A Rugged Shore, Part 2 (Episode #306)
KQED Life: Tue, Dec 4, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
In a step-by-step demonstration, Gary concludes the "rugged, rocky shore" watercolor painting from the previous episode.