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Let’s beat the summer heat with a cool watermelon watercolor painting! In this tutorial, Yasmina shows us how to use basic watercolor techniques to create a vibrant and juicy fruit painting – perfect for a sunny day!

Summer’s here, which means it’s time to warm up our watercolor palettes! In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to paint a dreamy sunset cityscape inspired by a scene from the famous anime “Sailor Moon”.

For this Independence Day special, we’ll show you how to practice basic watercolor techniques as we tackle all the stars, stripes, and folds of an American flag!

There’s always something new to discover in watercolor painting. Here, you can learn and practice several watercolor techniques that will help upgrade your painting skills, no matter what skill level you’re at!

It’s always good to get back to the basics once in a while! Here are a few beginner watercolor techniques to guide your watercolor painting adventures.

Got your dad a gift but forgot the card? We’ve got you covered in this watercolor painting lesson where we create a galaxy-themed Father’s Day card!

In this step-by-step watercolor techniques lesson, Van Gogh is your muse! Let’s experiment with sweeping brushstrokes and variegated washes to create a starry night masterpiece.
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Be inspired during this late spring season by painting a cherry blossom tree using a few easy watercolor techniques! Mr. Shibasaki shows us just how easy it can be while keeping a very natural yet soft look for this iconic Japanese tree.

“April showers bring May flowers”, so here’s a fun floral-themed lesson for you to enjoy! Let’s paint unique watercolor flowers – rose edition – with Dana as she walks us through some basic watercolor techniques.

Is it possible to create a watercolor greeting card without using any watercolor techniques?? Guess we’ll have to find out in this Mother’s Day special!

How well do you know your paint? Get to know the colors on your palette with these 4 easy watercolor painting tips, where you’ll learn about transparency and values through a fun exercise for beginners.

Do your watercolor paintings look like they need a creative boost? Well, we’ve got you covered! Here are 13 watercolor techniques and ideas you can use to bring your paintings to the next level!

In this lesson, we’re learning how to paint 3 easy backgrounds while picking up new watercolor techniques. If you’re interested in learning and experimenting more with the wet-in-wet method, this is the tutorial for you!
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Join Jay Lee in this simple but fun watercolor painting activity that features bubbles and experimenting with easy painting ideas! This is a great tutorial for watercolor beginners of all different ages, especially kids.

Prepare to have your mind blown because in this tutorial, we’re creating a fun, textured watercolor background just by using a spray bottle and the power of gravity.