Cindy Briggs


Get your FREE Gift from Cindy Briggs and Learn How to Make Your Watercolors More Vibrant


Quick-Sketch Watercolors: 2 Session Weekend Course | Smithsonian Studio Arts

Cindy Briggs’ workshops are focused on developing your own style and building confidence as you develop a deeper understanding of design and watercolor techniques. She creates an enriching and positive atmosphere for all levels of artists. Discover her process from start to finish to create paintings with dramatic light, jazzed up harmonious colors, and captivating compositions.

Loading Events

« All Workshops

  • This event has passed.

Quick-Sketch Watercolors: 2 Session Weekend Course | Smithsonian Studio Arts

December 2, 2023 @ 10:00 AM - December 9, 2023 @ 2:00 PM

quick sketch Watercolor workshop fall
Watercolor Workshop: Quick-Sketch for a Day

Quick-Sketch Watercolors: 2 Session Weekend Course

2 sessions from Saturday, December 2, 2023 to Saturday, December 9, 2023 – 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET

Discover how to quickly capture a variety of subjects with loose lines and painterly colors using a quick sketch watercolors method. This go-with-the-flow technique is perfect for studies, travel journals, and finished fine art.

Learn how to see like an artist, compose a scene, and draw more organically as you build your confidence. Then inject captivating, mingling watercolors into your sketch in just minutes. Trust your instincts, loosen up, and have fun as you capture the essence of any subject with free-flowing luminescent watercolors. For experienced beginner and intermediate students.


General Information

  • This studio arts program is a Zoom Meeting to allow for patron and instructor interaction online.
    All Studio Arts programs require an online ticket for each participant so that the instructor can provide individual attention to every student registered for the online program.
    This program will be recorded. Please see our FAQ for recording terms and conditions.
    Please refer to the “Materials for this program” section for any applicable supply list information and/or special documents for this program.


Skip to content