Paint a dragonfly using basic brush marks.
Tips for planning a manageable painting/postcard and coping with a complex subject when sketching on location.
Fun exercises in glazing and negative painting. Perfect for times when you feel like painting, but you’re too stressed or tired to focus on challenging work. A chance to play with color and different ways of applying paint while you practice essential watercolor skills.
Learn to simplify the complexity of a sunrise (or sunset) to make it work for a postcard. We’ll create a variety of sunrise skies and add landscapes to turn them into finished postcards. You’ll learn about creating delicate graduated sky washes that glow with light, and capture a bit of the character of a sunrise sky without getting overwhelmed.
Choosing a manageable subject and simplifying a scene. Plus, suggesting a stormy sky and rocky texture.