Watercolor Techniques Class Preview:
- How to copy an oil painting using watercolor.
- How to paint Monets famous Sunrise painting.
- How to paint a close-up of water and waves.
- How to sketch and color different sections of the whole art piece and how they are all combined.
- How to manipulate colors to give your painting more emotion.
- How to paint while understanding eye-level and perception of the viewer and the art piece.
- How to fix mistakes and remove watercolor when you mess up.
- How to create reflections of objects in the water.
- How to understand the difference between sea and sky in relation to color.
Paints (Holbein Artists’ Watercolors)
- Lemon Yellow
- Tad Yellow Deep
- Brilliant Orange
- Pyrrole Red
- Alizarin Crimson
- Cobalt Violet Light
- Deep Magenta
- Olive Green
- Chromium of Oxide
- Cobalt Green Light
- Leaf Green
- Cerulean Blue
- Cobalt Blue
- Prussian Blue
- Neutral Tint (Transparent Black)
- Ivory Black
- Burnt Umber
- Burnt Sienna
- Yellow Ochre
- Quinacridone Gold
Watercolor Paper: 140-pound Fluid100 Coldpress watercolor Paper (12×16)
- Escoda Synthetic Brush (size 20)
- Need round Brush (size 12)
- Need round Brush (size 8)
- Rigger Brush
- Regular Toothbrush
- 3 inch Craft Gum Tape (2 inch commonly sold in most art stores)
- Graph Gear 1000 Mechanical Pencil w/ 0.9 lead (for sketching/tracing)
- White Artist’s Tape (used for borders and also as a guideline while painting)
- Watercolor Paints and palette
- Auxiliary tray for additional colors
- Cup of Water
- A towel, rag, or tray to rest brushes on