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Scheewe Art Workshop

In Touch with Nature (#1006)

A long walk in the woods was a perfect inspiration for this serene forest scene. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: In SCHEEWE ART WORKSHOP, host Susan Scheewe introduces the art of watercolor and shares the gratifying accomplishment of creating a piece of art. Sue's easy-to-follow style encourages creativity in beginning and intermediate artists. Combining a love of teaching with a fine arts background, she uses a variety of techniques and media to demonstrate a wide range of scenes, including sunlit country roads, refreshing seascapes and delicate renderings of lavender lilacs and white magnolias. In addition to her painting talents, Sue also is a successful writer, publisher and businesswoman.

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  • Hydrangea Fence Line (#1001)

    Sue adds layers of acrylic pigment to this rustic fence line and beautiful hydrangea. [26 minutes]

  • Daisy Meadow (#1002)

    Sue creates the delicate leaf foliage in this painting by simply tapping the proper brush. [26 minutes]

  • Long Forgotten (#1003)

    The delicate Queen Anne's lace adds the perfect charm to a water pump nestled in the brambles. [26 minutes]

  • Sunshine Yellow (#1004)

    The soothing neutral pinewood background and radiant acrylic paints bring these sunflowers to life. [26 minutes]

  • Daisy Fresh (#1005)

    The fresh appearance of daisies can accent your garden or home on furniture, fabric and tin ware. [26 minutes]

  • Country Hat Tree (#1007)

    Sue' paints a country hat tree wrapped in berries and flowers, reminiscent of summer's warmth. [26 minutes]

  • Watermelon Summer Party (#1008)

    Join Sue for inspiration on painting decorations that are sure to be the hit of any gathering. [26 minutes]

  • Hollyhocks (#1009)

    Join Sue as she recreates their delicate beauty in watercolor paint. [26 minutes]

  • Pears (#1010)

    Sue creates an elegant, timeless painting of golden pears, reminiscent of a rich fall harvest. [26 minutes]

  • Cottage Flowers - Anemone (#1011)

    Vibrant anemones spring to life at the touch of Sue's brush in this colorful summer painting. [26 minutes]

  • Rose Neat (#1012)

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  • Strawberry Season (#1013)

    Join Sue as she paints this Ripe and luscious mouth-watering treat. [26 minutes]

  • Poppies (#1014)

    Summer poppies, fragile and delicate, are the inspiration for Sue's vibrant watercolor. [26 minutes]

  • Old Fashioned Garden (#1015)

    Sue creates a delightful spontaneous old-fashioned garden with just the touch of a brush. [26 minutes]

  • Country Lane (#1016)

    Sue creates this memory- filled watercolor painting. [26 minutes]

  • Summer Medley (#1017)

    This arrangement of blue delphinium and delicate yellow daisies adds a perfect touch to your home. [26 minutes]

  • Sweet Treats (#1018)

    These special little hummingbirds are almost hidden in the foliage of these elegant fuchsias [26 minutes]

  • Woodland Wayside (#1019)

    Preserve the memory of a restful stroll in the woods with this beautiful forest scene. [26 minutes]

  • Coastal Wonder (#1020)

    Working wet-on-wet, learn to create a distant hillside, shoreline and majestic monoliths. [26 minutes]

  • Gentle Cascade Waterfalls (#1021)

    Cascading water, pooling with many layers of rocks, makes a delightful acrylic painting. [26 minutes]

  • Rainbow Trout (#1022)

    Create a special project for a fisherman on a variety of surfaces. [26 minutes]

  • Days Past (#1023)

    Learn how to create the realistic charm of this rustic enamel pitcher and bowl. [26 minutes]

  • Winter Beckoning Atmosphere (#1024)

    Sue takes you through this lovely watercolor painting that invokes thoughts of a chilly morning. [26 minutes]

  • Glistening Snow (#1025)

    Learn how to create evening snow flurries, a mountain range and a cabin in this lovely watercolor. [26 minutes]

  • Christmas Memories (#1026)

    Remember snow swirling in the air and gently falling to the ground with this watercolor painting. [26 minutes]

  • Sweetness of Stargazer Lilies (#1101)

    Enchanting blooms of the Stargazer Lily unfurl with their sweet fragrance and permeate the air. [30 minutes]

  • Morning Glow (#1102)

    The brilliance of the morning sun creates the backdrop for this delightful painting. [30 minutes]

  • Spring Blossoms (#1103)

    Blossoms of tulips, primroses and narcissi can be painted using delicate hues or bright jewel tones. [30 minutes]

  • Path to Follow (#1104)

    Discover the technique of "tapping" on layers of foliage, to create depth in your painting. [30 minutes]

  • Touch of Blue (Fresh Picked) (#1105)

    The cool and tranquil colors of a delightful and casual daisy bouquet provide a perfect subject. [30 minutes]

  • Summer Favorites: Geraniums (#1106)

    Geranium blossoms require the application of pigment layers to achieve depth and variation in hues. [30 minutes]

  • Cascade Waterfalls (#1107)

    Beautiful streams surround the northwest country and cascading waterfalls flow gracefully. [30 minutes]

  • Garden Hat (#1108)

    By varying slightly, the dark pigments contrast can be achieved while "tapping" provides texture. [30 minutes]

  • Winter Frosting (#1109)

    Lush trees and majestic mountains covered in sparkling snow is a delight to paint. [30 minutes]

  • Still Water Reflections at Daylight (#1110)

    Capture purity in its essence with the reflection of still water as the sun appears on the horizon. . [30 minutes]

  • Winter Walk (#1111)

    Enjoy the inspiration from painting this frosty winter scene. [30 minutes]

  • Red Barn (Country Lane) (#1112)

    Capture the laid-back feel of country life with a painting of a barn and an approaching road. [30 minutes]

  • Stroll in the Woods (#1113)

    Capture the moment with photos, which will later help you create smaller versions of your outing. [30 minutes]

  • Rocky Shores (#1114)

    Create rocky shores by using a painting knife or learn to simply use the twist of a credit card. [26 minutes]

  • Memories (#1115)

    Personalize your scrapbooks and albums with painted touches and accents. Create a wonderful gift. [26 minutes]

  • Berry Season (#1116)

    Blueberries and clay pots make a charming painting. Watercolor adds layers or glazes of color. [26 minutes]

  • Pink Ice (#1117)

    These luscious pink blossoms are a perfect accent in your home and worthy of a place of display. [26 minutes]

  • Stone Fence (#1118)

    Diluting the layers of watercolors to establish transparent glazes produces a stained glass effect. [26 minutes]

  • Dimensional Sunflowers (#1119)

    Advance your skills and techniques by creating depth and texture to this beautiful floral subject. [26 minutes]

  • Country Road (#1120)

    This tranquil inviting scene leads your eye to appreciate the color of nature. [26 minutes]

  • Days End (#1121)

    This restful painting uses the warm hues of sundown. Layering is achieved by tapping on the trees. [26 minutes]

  • Simply Elegant (#1122)

    Create elegant roses with beautiful Hanji Paper and either watercolor and or diluted acrylics. [26 minutes]

  • Summer Garden (#1123)

    This painting recounts Susan's wonderful memories of walking through Monet's garden in Oregon. [26 minutes]

  • Hillside Viewpoint (#1124)

    Watercolors create a majestic view of distant mountains and trees, seen from the top of a hillside. [26 minutes]

  • Still Water Reflection (#1125)

    Learn to the reflection of still water by building on skills and texturing techniques [26 minutes]

  • Flower Basket (#1126)

    With an array of color and layers as inspiration, you can paint a basket of whatever you desire. [26 minutes]

  • Simple Pleasures (#1201)

    Walking down a trail at daybreak is the wonderful inspiration for this woodland painting. [26 minutes]

  • Ferns Flutterby (#1202)

    Lush greens and accents of rich rust butterfly bring subtle color and inviting warmth to any room. [26 minutes]

  • Oriental Poppies (#1203)

    Poppies add a brilliant color focus, not only in your garden, but also in painting for your home. [26 minutes]

  • Daisy Fresh (#1204)

    Daises dancing in the breeze are captured with texture medium to add more dimension to the surface. [26 minutes]

  • Koi (#1205)

    Koi makes a perfectly elegant aquatic accent painting for any room in your home or your garden. [26 minutes]

  • Uncorked Cheer (#1206)

    Enjoy learning how to paint glass as Sue paints bottles and a glass of cheer. [26 minutes]

  • Sea Treasure (#1207)

    Sea shells are a perfect accent for your home, or paint them as a special gift for a friend. [26 minutes]

  • Elegance (#1208)

    The extravagant elegance and vibrancy of a beautiful summer rose is always a romantic favorite. [26 minutes]

  • Dimensional Iris (#1209)

    Texture is captured in this painting, as you experience a new twist by adding dimension. [26 minutes]

  • Gardener's Favorite Hat (#1210)

    The simplicity of a garden hat and fresh flowers, who can resist wanting to enjoy this subject? [26 minutes]

  • Olive Basket (#1211)

    This casual painting is for the gourmet. Learn the ease of "under-painting" and adding glazes. [26 minutes]

  • Sentinel (#1212)

    Capture the beautiful sky, a lighthouse and ease of form with the subject of a rocky shore. [26 minutes]

  • Window-Flower Box (#1213)

    This country window with the flower box is sure to bring the perfect color accents to your home. [26 minutes]

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  • Winter Soon (#1301)

    A perfect painting for the beginner to learn watercolor techniques that are easy for all levels. [26 minutes]

  • Fruit of the Vine (#1302)

    This project demonstrates what a difference glazes can make on the luscious grapes and wine bottle. [26 minutes]

  • Tranquil Pond with Water Lilies (#1303)

    The use of Blue Masking Fluid makes this tranquil pond an easy to paint project. [26 minutes]

  • Falls Woodland Magic (#1304)

    The under-painting in this woodland scene makes it easy to see values and placement. [26 minutes]

  • Roses - Everyone's Favorite (#1305)

    Painting roses using watercolor or acrylic use techniques that are similar on wood and canvas. [26 minutes]

  • Wild Dogwood (#1306)

    This painting of graceful dogwood flowers helps demonstrate the benefits of using pre-wet areas. [26 minutes]

  • Winter Snowfall (#1307)

    The use of Texture medium is used to create depth in the mountains scene just as fresh snowfall. [26 minutes]

  • Morning Glow (#1308)

    Learn how to paint a beautiful sky that warms the fresh morning snow in watercolor or acrylic. [26 minutes]

  • Spring Blossoms (#1309)

    The delicate blossoms are enhanced with dimensional nest, using texture medium and Dimension Plus. [26 minutes]

  • Misty Morning (#1310)

    Sue applies washes of color and tap on foliage for landscape to create an early morning mist. [26 minutes]

  • Bottled Charm (#1311)

    A charming still life with transparent bottles and carnations tucked in. Learn to paint glass too! [26 minutes]

  • Flutterby Butterfly (#1312)

    Pen and Ink can be a wonderful accent when using watercolor or acrylic in this beautiful painting. [26 minutes]

  • Summer Delight (#1313)

    What can be more delightful than a summer walk in the woods to inspire you to paint? [26 minutes]

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