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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.

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