Magic in Plein Air: Watercolor

April 28, 2014 to May 3, 2014

As the seasons come and go, Yosemite's incredible beauty unfolds in a shifting panorama of sky and stone. Become a keen observer of this wonderful drama through this transparent watercolor workshop. Our skilled watercolorist, Juan Peña, will introduce students to the simplicity of a limited palette in plein air work, making this a valuable experience for all aspiring watercolor artists from the beginner to the advanced. Open yourself up to nature's inspiration and let your painting take on a magic of its own.

Immerse yourself in a place where nature and art come together to create lasting memories.


Juan Peña

Growing up in San Francisco, Juan Peña would wander for hours in his beloved boyhood wilderness of Golden Gate Park. He sees that time as a major influence on his work in transparent watercolors. Juan currently lives a rural lifestyle with his wife in the Sierra foothills.