Preview Of “How To Watercolor Buildings”:
- How to sketch the front of a hotel with an awning, huge archway and many waving flags.
- How to paint vehicles like limousines and cars.
- How to use basic colors such as “Neutral Tint” in different methods to capture the feeling of architectural details.
- Using different colors to paint the different flags and using black for additional detail.
- How to implement architectural detail to fill a scene with presence of visual stability.
- Using creative ways to crop “points of interest” effectively.
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
- Ivory Black
- Burnt Umber
- Burnt Sienna
- Yellow Ochre
- Quinacridone Gold
- White paint (in a tube)
- Fluid 140-pound rough watercolor paper
- Escoda Joseph Zbukvic Signature Series Round Brush (20)
- Escoda Joseph Zbukvic Signature Series Round Brush (12)
- Escoda Joseph Zbukvic Signature Series Round Brush (8)
- Neef Rigger Brush (6)
- Neef Rigger Brush (8)
- Neef Rigger Brush (10)
- Mechanical pencil with 0.7 lead for sketching and tracing
- Container of clean water
- Auxiliary tray for mixing additional colors
- A towel or rag to rest brushes on
- Tissue or paper towel
- Artists’ tape
Reference Photo (Click To Enlarge)
Initial Sketch (Click to Enlarge)