The Rose. Watercolour Mini Course. Intermediate. BASIC. Start anytime.

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Mini course designed for those who want to extend their watercolour skills while painting these beautiful and powerful roses.

The Queen of the Garden

BASIC package for self-study

Immediate accesses to all support materials and video tutorials for self study



5 workshops
6+ hours of video step-by-step tutorials 
Study of Rose anatomy
4 final paintings

Once you register and enroll for this course you will get access to the course content.

What is in the course?

This course contains five lessons. Each lessons materials provide a reference photo for your inspiration, a template and a full detailed video tutorial that you can watch over and over again. You will study the shapes and line of the rose, and you will paint four Rose’s portrait.

Lesson 1

The anatomy of roses

In this lesson you will study the shapes and lines of the rose. You will do a pencil sketch.

Video tutorial 21 min

Lesson 2

Pink Rose

In this lesson you will paint beautiful and delicate rose. You will practice simple and infusion washes.

Video tutorial 70 min


Lesson 3

White Rose

In this lesson you will paint a transparent and fragile rose. You will practice simple and multi layer washes.

Video tutorial 124 min

Lesson 4

Yellow Rose

In this lesson you will paint bright and colourful rose. You will practice infusion washes with analogous colours.

Video tutorial 60 min

Lesson 5

Purple Rose

In this lesson you will paint a gorgeous purple rose. You will practice to create the 3D shape illusion working with different tones and shades.

Video tutorial 62 min

Student’s work:

Materials and tools:

Materials and tools: / Recommendation:

Watercolour Paper  (100% cotton preferable) 1 sheet; /Arches, Paul Rubens

Drawing paper, a few sheets for the flower’s anatomy study / Any quality

Pencils HB and 3H /Any quality

Eraser, kneading one is preferable /Any quality

Round brush, size small/ Calligraphy brush

Flat synthetic brush, 3/4”  /Escoda

Detail brush, 2mm (optional) / Escoda

Watercolour board / Any card stock

Artistic tape /  Any white or beige

Hair dryer

Two jars with water

Paper towels

Watercolour paints:

Colours:  /Recommendations:
Light Yellow  / Lemon Yellow, Daniel Smith
Orange  / Transparent Orange (optional), Schmincke
Bright Pink  /Opera Pink, Daniel Smith
Red  /Quinacridone red (optional), Daniel Smith
Dark Pink  /Quinacridone Pink, Daniel Smith
Black Pink /Dusk Pink, Van Gogh
Purple Violet / Permanent Magenta, Daniel Smith
Violet (optional) / Mineral Violet, Daniel Smith
Dark Violet (optional)  / Shadow Violet, Daniel Smith
Light Blue / Cerulean, Van Gogh
Light Turquoise (optional)  /Cobalt Teal, Daniel Smith
Lilac (optional)  /Lavender Blue, Daniel Smith
Blue   / Ultramarine, Van Gogh
Black Blue  / Indigo, Grumbacher (optional)
Bright green   /  Gold Green, Daniel Smith or May Green, Daniel Smith
Green (optional)  /Sap Green, Daniel Smith
Olive Green (optional)  / Olive green, Van Gogh
Dark Green   / Undersea Green, Daniel Smith
Black Green  / Dusk Yellow, Van Gogh

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