Watercolor Just for the FUN of It with John Hopper

Give yourself a treat. Join John Hopper’s class for an evening of “Watercolor just for the FUN of it”? The session starts Wednesday, January 8th and continues with six classes through February 19 (skipping 1/22) ​from 6 to 8 pm​. You think you’re too tired to participate in so much fun, but you’ll see why so many beginning and experienced watercolorists love the relaxing, energizing and rewarding early evening class with John Hopper, an award-winning artist, and FUN instructor. Join the group for two wonderful hours of expressing your artistic self.

The classes are open to all first-time beginners to experienced artists but are limited to 24 people. You will amaze yourself with the talent and skills you have. Tuition for all six classes is $75 total for RAA Members and $95 for non-residents. RAA Members have priority for the 24 available spots. Mail your check made payable to “RAA” to John Hopper, 1109 Skycrest Drive #3, Walnut Creek, CA 94595 to be received no later than 1/6. Please include your name, phone number and email address for updates on the class. You can contact John Hopper at ​[email protected]​ or you can call John at 925-284-5810. ​You can see his work at ​www.jw-hopper.com​.

John Hopper, Instructor

John works in oils, acrylics and watercolors. He is also an avid photographer. John owns his own graphic arts & advertising agency in Walnut Creek. Born in Seattle, John has won scholarships and awards for his painting and has been exhibited at Seattle Art Museum, Frederick & Nelson's, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, PA and numerous private galleries. Locally he has exhibited at Lafayette Studios, John Muir Hospital, Lafayette Art & Wine, and recently had a one-artist retrospect at Mt. Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church. John's work is part of a group exhibit at the Contra Costa County Office Building in Martinez through AC5 - Art Passages. He is a member of Lamorinda Arts Alliance, California Watercolor Association and Rossmoor Art Association. John also coducts watercolor classes on the Queen Mary2 and on Queen Elizabeth cruises for Cunard Lines. He is an instructor at Rossmoor and has "Watercolor Just for the FUN of it" classes on a continuing schedule. "Watercolor Just for the FUN of it" is the name of his current book.