Watercolor Class Preview:
- How to paint a racing horse.
- How to draw a race horse and jockey in motion.
- How to use color theory and complementary colors in a real painting.
- Using the “snap” technique to emphasize character within a painting.
- Blending loose abstract streaks with a realistic painting to create an illusion of movement.
- Applying the “wet-in-wet” technique to paint grass and sky.
Paints On The Palette (Various Brands)
- Lemon Yellow
- Bright Orange
- Permanent Alizarin Crimson
- Cadmium Red Light
- Deep Purple
- Deep deep Purple (Mineral Violet)
- Olive Green
- Chromium of Oxide
- Cobalt Green
- Leaf Green
- Cerulean Blue
- Cobalt Blue
- Ultramarine Blue
- Neutral Tint (Transparent Black)
- Ivory Black
- Burnt Umber
- Burnt Sienna
- Yellow Ochre
- Quinacridone Gold
- Holbein Permanent White (in a tube)
Watercolor Paper: Arches 140-pound hotpress watercolor paper
- Escoda Pearla Brushes, size 8
- Escoda Pearla Brushes, size 12
- Escoda Pearla Brushes, size 20
- Neef rigger brushes, size 6
- Neef rigger brushes, size 8
- Neef rigger brushes, size 10
- Neef rigger brushes, size 12
- Graph Gear 1000 mechanical pencil with 0.7 lead for sketching and tracing
- White Artist’s tape
- Container of clean water
- Auxiliary tray for mixing additional colors
- A towel or rag to rest brushes on
- Tissue or paper towel
Reference Photo (Click To Enlarge)
Initial Sketch (Click To Enlarge)