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"As a painter I'm obsessed with the transparency, luminosity, and textural possibilities of watercolor, and how these can be used to portray the richly-colored botanical world around us, in all its tangled complexity."














 Welcome to Beeradise!
Russian Imperial Stout  is the second release in my new  Beeradise  poster series and it's now available for online purchase!  This is a high quality, glossy, full color print of my original watercolor painting.  These fun and colorful posters  are 36 inches high by 24 inches wide and bring a festive mood to your home bar or  rec room.  It's a great conversation starter and a great gift idea for anyone who loves beer.   This one-of-a-kind print is just $35.  Order yours today and start your own party!

          Welcome to Beeradise!
India Pale Ale  is the first release in my  Beeradise  poster series.  This high quality, glossy, full color print of my original watercolor painting is 36 inches high by 24 inches wide and sets a fun and festive mood in your home bar or rec room.  It's a great conversation starter and a great gift idea too!   This one-of-a-kind print is just $35.  Order yours today and put some art in your p'art'y!

Fun With Watercolor
at the Hillsboro Old Stone Schoolhouse 
2014 Watercolor Workshops


 Sunflower!

All art supplies provided FREE with advance registration & purchase

Fun & Wonderful, Whimsical Watercolor!

Relax, create, learn, have fun!  Step-by-step and easy-to-follow, creative, intuitive and FUN painting instruction featuring Alex’s relaxed and fluid approach to watercolor.  No previous experience needed.  We'll work together on our own individual drawing of a sunflower, focusing on each person's unique interpretation.  Then we'll use our fluid watercolor technique to capture the essence of the bright and happy sunflower!  The historic schoolhouse large west windows provide bright and beautiful, natural light.  

All art supplies will be provided FREE OF CHARGE with advance registration & purchase. 
The 4-hour workshop price is just $75.


 2014 Summer Watercolor Workshop Series   



Crimson Stardust
Crimson Stardust

Alex Carr is a watercolor artist in rural Loudoun County, Virginia.  She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Studio Art from Wellesley College.

Alex owns and operates the Alex Carr Art Studio, a spacious working studio with state of the art classroom and business office.

 

Alex has been represented by galleries in Colorado, New Mexico, Virginia and New York,  and most recently by the  Agora Gallery in New York City, where her watercolors were part of a collective exhibition titled “Portals of Perception”.

A critical review of Alex’s watercolor paintings appears in the spring 2013 issue of  ArtisSpectrum, a New York publication which profiles contemporary art and artists.

Alex’s studio is located in Philomont, VA where she offers private and semi-private classes, with all art supplies provided.  Email Alex to learn more about personalized, watercolor instruction, tailored to meet your individual needs.
Summer Vineyard
Summer Vineyard
Alex periodically offers larger, group workshops at nearby Sunset Hills Vineyard in Purcellville, VA ... wine tasting included. 
These popular “Wine and Watercolor” workshops are a great way for people to explore watercolor painting in a relaxed, rural setting at one of Virginia’s loveliest wineries.
  
Information on 2014 winery workshops will be posted soon.

Currently in progress is Alex’s newest project: ART CLASS TO GO.  This mail-order watercolor workshop series is a home-based, self-paced, project-focused, individual watercolor class for beginner to intermediate levels, and is available with or without art supplies included.