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September 25 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Fridays, Sep. 25, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13

Series: $70 members / $85 non-members       

Class is limited to 20 students maximum based on a first come, first served basis.

LOTTERY REGISTRATION – Please see below for full terms.

Instructor Hisako Asano will teach you how to capture paintings of nature that capture the soft colored art form that is expressed in her teachings and techniques. You will learn to mix and blend colors and manipulate 3-D values with a single stroke.

About the Instructor: Hisako Asano has a M.F.A. in Design from University of Southern California (USC) and was a Professor at University of Southern California, Loyola Marymount University and Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Hisako has 45+ years of teaching experience.

Materials List: 1.5” Hake Brush, 11” x 15” Strathmore Series Watercolor Paper, water container, Viva brand paper towels, watercolor palette, transparent watercolor in tube: Alizarin Crimson, Burnt Sienna, Sap Green, Lemon Yellow, Indio, Prussian Blue, Yellow Ochre.

Materials can be purchased at Lyon Art Supplies: 441 East 4th Street, Long Beach, CA 90802, (562) 435-5383

Registration required for this class. Online registration is not available. Please call Guest Services Center to register: (310) 544-1948.


Enrollment Lottery entry shall begin on August 24, 2015 at 9:00 am Pacific Daylight Time (PDT). All entries must be received on or by September 11, 2015 at 5:00 pm Pacific Daylight Time (PDT). Lottery winners/eligible enrollees will be notified of their selection by September 14, 2015 at 5:00 pm Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) by email or phone. Twenty (20) individuals will be randomly selected to become eligible for enrollment into fall edition of the Oriental Impressionistic Watercolor Class. Remaining entries will be added to the Waitlist in the case that enrollment-eligible individuals are unable to fulfill the requirements of eligibility. If selected, enrollment eligibility is non-transferable with no substitutions permitted for enrollment eligibility or place on the Waitlist. Lottery entry is free of charge. If selected for enrollment eligibility, full tuition payment is required by September 21, 2015 at 5:00 pm Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) or enrolment eligibility will be forfeited. Accepted entry modes are mail, email or phone only. Entries received in other modes (i.e., fax, text, voicemail messages etc.) will not be accepted or eligible for selection. South Coast Botanic Garden Foundation is not responsible for any incomplete, late, lost, misappropriated, illegible, damaged, postage-due or misdirected mail-in entries, transmission failures or technical failures of any kind, including, without limitation, malfunctioning or unavailability of any network, hardware or software, whether originating with sender or South Coast Botanic Garden Foundation. Lottery entry and selection will be handled solely through South Coast Botanic Garden Foundation. You must be at least 16 years of age to enter.


Date: September 25
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Venue Name: Classroom A
Address: 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard
Palos Verdes, CA 90247 United States

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Phone: (310) 544-1948


Organizer Name: Hisako Asano