Falls Church Arts

Introduction to Watercolor

Instructor: Iryna Smitchkova

Mondays | October 17, 24, 31, 2022 | 3:00-5:00 pm | beginner | $100 (includes supplies) | pencil | Falls Church Art Gallery

In this three-session course for beginners, students will learn how to use the specific materials needed for watercolor painting, explore how to create different colors, learn the basic techniques in watercolor, and complete some simple exercises.


Students must have completed vaccination for Covid-19. Falls Church Arts follows the current guidelines for masking, which are updated as needed.

Iryna Smitchkova

Iryna Smitchkova is a professional artist, instructor and book illustrator. She holds an Academic Art diploma with a major in watercolor. Today she works in different fields and techniques such as oil, acrylic, ink, pencil, sanguine and more. What inspires her? She tries to answer this question with certainty. Sometimes it is people, sometimes nature, smells, sensations, feelings, or experiences.
Having completed a classical art education, she continues to study and discovers something new every day. Iryna has participated in many international symposia as well as solo and group exhibitions in different parts of the world. Her works are shown in private collections all over Europe, Africa, and America.

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