Flowers. Watercolour course. Intermediate. REVIEW. Start anytime.

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Beautiful course for those who want to take their skills to the next level.

Upgrade your skill level and widen your artistic horizon!

You will learn a few technical secrets and how to use masking liquid and why.
You will practise how to make a value illusion and absolutely realistic painting.
You will experiment how to join or separate the background and flowers.
You will get comfortable with the colour chaos and how to use it to create a beautiful background.

In this course you will learn to create multilayered spaces using negative wash and multi-layered wash techniques. You will learn how to use your own photo references to create very detailed paintings.

You will finish at least five large paintings plus practical exercises.

Materials you will need for this course

REVIEW package for self-study with teacher support.

6 classes
32 videos 
9+ hours of video step-by-step tutorials 
5 technical exercises
5 final paintings
6 homework reviews (text or video)   

Video access: 
90 days with teacher support 
Lifetime for self-study

The schedule:

Lesson 1.

Types of watercolour painting. Special effects.

Lesson 2.

Masking liquid. Daisy.

Lesson 3.

Negative space. Multilayered wash. Wild Rose.

Lesson 4.

Alternative wash. Orchid.

Lesson 5.

Flower portrait. Pansy.

Lesson 6.

Flower portrait. Rose.

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Get inspired by student’s work!

Watercolour paper, 100% cotton preferable (The Bee Paper Company, Strathmore 500 series, Paul Rubens 50% cotton) 4 small sheets and 4 big sheets (minimum + sheets for extra practising)

Drawing paper, any quality

Printer paper for  printing the templates



Mop brush, size 6-8, D10-15 mm (Paul Rubens mop brush, squirrel hair)

Calligraphy brush, 5-8 mm (Calligraphy brush, 5 mm, wolf hair)

Flat synthetic brush, 3/4”  (Escoda)

Detail brush, 2mm (optional) (Escoda)


Watercolour paint, preferable in tubes:

Light Yellow (Lemon Yellow,Daniel Smith)

Yellow (Cadmium Yellow, Daniel Smith) 

Orange (Transparent Orange, Schminske)

Red (Quinacridone red, Daniel Smith) 

Dark red (Permanent Alizarin Crimson, Daniel Smith) 

Dark Pink (Rose Madder,Daniel Smith) 

Bright Pink (Opera Rose, Daniel Smith) )

Rose (Quinacridone rose,Daniel Smith)

Blue Violet (Ultramarin Violet,Daniel Smith) 

Violet (Mineral Violet,Daniel Smith)

Purple (Magenta,Daniel Smith)

Blue (French Ultramarine, Daniel Smith) 

Black Blue (Indigo, Holbein)

Dark red (Indian red, Daniel Smith) 

Rusty (burnt Sienna, Daniel Smith) 

Dark Grey (Payne's Grey, Van Gogh)

Bright Green (Gold Green, Daniel Smith) 

Dark Green (Undersea Green, Daniel Smith) 

Turquoise (Turquoise, M. Graham)

Light Blue (Cerulean Blue, Van Gogh)

Pencils any quality, 3H and HB

Eraser, kneading one is preferable

Watercolour board  (Any sturdy card stock)

Artistic tape  (Any white or beige)

Hair dryer

Two jars with water

Paper towels

Sea sponge

Masking liquid (Incredible White Mask, Geofix)

Salt, Vinegar, Citric acid, rubbing alcohol and glycerine.

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