Cindy Briggs



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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.

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June 2018

Provence Workshop

June 23, 2018 - June 30, 2018

In the height of lavender season in Provence, you will discover how to simplify and spontaneously draw, paint and write what inspires you through our daily demonstrations and individualized attention. With our small group of only 10 artists, we’ll demonstrate daily and help you build confidence as you create a colorful portfolio of plein air paintings on watercolor paper and/or in your watercolor journal of your travels during this treasured time in Provence.

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September 2018

Santa Barbara – Plein Air Workshop

September 24, 2018 - September 28, 2018

Paint your Watercolor Sketchbook this September with Cindy and Theresa.

We’ve had many requests to return to Santa Barbara so we’ll be heading out there at a desirable time of year to enjoy the beautiful architecture, flowers, beach, charming downtown and mission with a trip out of town for optional wine tasting and painting vineyards.

Extra bonus discounts if you sign up early and bring a friend.

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October 2018

Carmel-by-the-Sea Watercolor Workshop

October 22, 2018 - October 25, 2018

Nourish your art and soul on the California Coast in this Carmel-by-the-Sea Watercolor Workshop with creative poetic writing. Cindy Briggs and Carol Frazier will demonstrate how to create a creative journal incorporating sketching, painting, writing, and mixed media. Excursions to a variety of locations which may include: Carmel by the Sea, Carmel Beach, Carmel Valley, Big Sur, Mission Ranch, Carmel Mission, local vineyards, etc. Lodging, Meals and transportation is on your own.

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March 2019

Sandy Watercolor Guild: Flowing Lines & Flowing Colors

March 16, 2019 @ 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

March 16, 2019
Cindy Briggs Watercolors
Sandy Watercolor Guild Demonstration & Workshop. 9:30-3:30.

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June 2019

Kimball Art Center, Park City, UT – Studio Workshops

June 11, 2019 - August 13, 2019

Studio Watercolor Workshops with Cindy Briggs
March 22, 2019
March 26 – April 9, 2019
April 13, 2019

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July 2019

Park City Plein Air

July 16, 2019 - July 19, 2019

July 16-19, 2019
Plein Air workshop with Cindy Briggs and Theresa Goesling. Paint in and around scenic Park City, Utah in your Watercolor Sketchbook. Charming Main Street and stunning landscapes await you in this historic mountain ski town. We’ll show you how to draw with flowing lines and paint with jazzed up colors in this watercolor workshop with personalized and group instruction.

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October 2019

Tuscany, Italy – Plein Air Workshop

October 3, 2019 - October 10, 2019

October 3-10, 2019
Join Cindy Briggs & Theresa Goesling
We are so excited to return to Tuscany for our Fourth tour. We’ll be staying in the Chianti region for this new trip. And visiting some of our favorite destinations with our Guide Jackie with French Escapades. She delivers an amazing package as she takes care of the group and we’ll be exploring new gorgeous places to paint.

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December 2019

Kimball Art Center, Park City, UT – Studio Workshops

December 10, 2019 @ 10:00 AM - February 12, 2020 @ 4:00 PM
Kimball Art Center, 1401 Kearns Blvd
Park City, UT 84060 United States

Paint Watercolors with Cindy at the Kimball Art Center

Winter Watercolors
Tuesday December 10, 2019
10am-3pm $110

Watercolor Journaling
Tuesday January 7, 2020
10am-3pm $110

Watercolor Portraits
Tuesday February 11, 2020
Wednesday February 12, 2020
10am-3pm $200

Call to sign up at 438-649-8882 or visit

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January 2020

University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT – Lifelong Learning Center

January 9 - February 22
University of Utah – Lifelong Learning Center, 540 Arapeen Dr #210
Salt Lake City, UT 84108 United States

January 9-14-16, 2020 “Easy Start Watercolors” 6:00pm -9:00pm
January 11 & 18, 2020 “Quick Start Watercolors” 10:00am -3:30pm
February 13, 2020 “Watercolor Roses” 6:00pm -9:00pm
February 22, 2020 “Colors of Utah” 10:00am -4:00pm
Class is held at the University of Utah Lifelong Learning Center

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Desert Colors

January 28 - January 30
La Quinta CA United States + Google Map

With Theresa Goesling and Cindy Briggs
La Quinta, California
January 28, 29, 30 Watercolor Journaling & Mixed Media
This fun class is for all levels. Drawing, painting, and journaling will be demonstrated. This is a plein air workshop, we’ll be visiting different sites around the La Quinta/Palm Desert area including the Living Desert Gardens & Zoo.

Discover how to draw with flowing lines and paint with flowing colors. This class is for beginner to intermediate levels. Learn basics skills while completing multiple colorful paintings in your sketchbook. We will be painting outdoors in a shaded area for this workshop so dress accordingly. We preview our locations and plan our lessons to make it wonderful experience for everyone. Living Desert Entry Fee included.

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Online Watercolor Programs

Learn to Paint with Cindy Briggs

From Cindy’s Studio and her travels, Cindy has created a series of watercolor programs for you to paint from home. Online programs include lesson modules, Paint-Along webinars, Private Facebook Groups, and more. Click on a program below to find out more.

Watercolor Tuscany
Quick Sketch Program Watercolor Online Workshops
Watercolors by the Sea
Online Art Studio with Cindy Briggs
Provence Passageway NEW

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