joyce faulknor

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Industry Arts
Occupation artist/instructor
Location City, CA, United States
Introduction I am a watercolorist and author my work has been published in numerous books and magazines including American Artist Watercolor featured on the front cover, Watercolor Magic, The Artist's Magazine, North Light's Splash 8 - Watercolor Discoveries, and Splash 10 - Passionate Brush Strokes and the more recent "Stunning Crystal and Glass" published by North Light Books, and my DVD Video "Stunning Crystal and Glass". I am also the co-host to an award winning instructional television program "Art 2 Art" view on In 1987 I attended the Academy of Art University in San Francisco focusing my studies on illustration, during my time at the Academy of Art I discovered watercolor and fell in love with this medium and became a full time watercolorist and instructor. From 1991 to 2001 she opened an art school of her own, "Emerald Lake Art Academy", in Redwood City, California. In 2002 I concentrated on developing a new technique in watercolor, painting from dark to light, and have found that my students thrived on this unique technique, and could see there paintings develop quicker.
Interests Watercolorist, Instructing, Co-hosting "Art 2 Art" an instructional television program, love to travel, my favorite place Positano, Italy.
Favorite Movies As a child my two favorite movies were To Kill A Mocking Bird Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Currently - Slum Dog Millonaire
Favorite Music Queen
Favorite Books All of John Grisham's books