Andy Evansen

Andy Evansen painting en plein air

Andy is a watercolorist who started his career in medical illustration and took the leap into painting for himself after leading up the Minnesota Watercolor Society and later landing on the cover of American Artist’s Watercolor Magazine.

He’s taught workshops on watercolor painting throughout the U.S. And in Europe, China, and Mexico.


  • What Andy learned from teaching his students
  • The zen of Andy Evansen (don’t tell his kids)
  • On not getting to high or too low with successes and failures.

Books Andy Recommends:

To see more of Andy’s work or to sign up for his workshops, visit his website at
Thawing the Spur

Plying the Pearl River

Last Light Avalon

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