Past Classes & Workshops

Brenda has been conducting workshops and teaching classes for many years, covering a variety of subject matter and mediums, and working with artists of all levels. Step-by-step demonstrations, discussions on design and technique, and one-on-one interaction are integral parts of these classes.

Past Classes

Watercolor Holiday Cards with Brenda Kidera

September 3, 2019 - October 1, 2019

18 yrs + / 5 classes starting Sep 3 / $139 + $8 reference material fee
Back by popular demand! From NEW reference materials (that are provided), learn to build a painting using step-by-step instructions and demonstrations. Once complete, you can have the painting printed as cards in time to send out for the holidays. Elementary knowledge of watercolor necessary. Reference material fee due at first class. Bring your own supplies.  Info: Danielle Bassett, 410-313-4634 or
Gary J Arthur Comm Ctr 9:30 AM-12:30 PM Tuesdays
2400 Rte. 97, Cooksville, Maryland 21723

Pen & Ink with Watercolor – Great for Traveling Journaling!

July 13, 2019 - July 14, 2019


HorseSpirit Arts Gallery, Historic Savage Mill
8600 Foundry Street, Suite 2063
Savage, MD 20763

I hope you will join me for this popular, fun, two-day workshop. Learn how to work with pen and ink with watercolor washes to produce small, lively, casual paintings. This class is great for those of you who already enjoy or would like to learn travel journaling. Reference materials will be supplied. Learn how to make even poor travel photos into beautiful small color sketches. There will be step-by-step instruction, demonstrations, and one-on-one interaction. Knowledge of elementary watercolor is helpful. There will be a lunch break; please bring a bag lunch.

To Register, call HorseSpirit Arts Gallery: 301-490-2001
Cost: $240
Deadline: May 11, 2019

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