Dynamic Galaxy: Painting a Galaxy with Depth and Dimension | Vanessa Lesniak | Skillshare

Dynamic Galaxy: Painting a Galaxy with Depth and Dimension

Vanessa Lesniak, Social Working Artist

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6 Videos (34m)
    • Introduction

    • Supplies

    • Blending

    • Galaxy

    • Adding The Stars

    • Final Project

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About This Class

In this class, you will learn how to create a  beautiful and unique galaxy full of depth and dimension.  I will walk you through some watercolor techniques that are perfect for galaxies and how, using only 3 colors, you can create a beautiful piece.

I will cover topics such as:

  • Choosing the right supplies for this project 
  • Successfully blending colors through the use of 2 common techniques
  • Creating depth and dimension by adding just one color
  • A simple way to add stars to your galaxies

This class is suitable for all levels, but especially useful for beginners





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Vanessa Lesniak

Social Working Artist

Hello friends,

My name is Vanessa, i am full time Social Worker, mom, wife, watercolor paintmaker and artist.  I am weirdly obsessed with all things watercolor and have wrangled my family into my passion.  I have a small business - The Sprout Creative where I sell my artisanal handmade paints.  

Our little business is named after our 2 year old daughter, who we nicknamed Sprout (she thinks that's actually her name, shhhh.. don't tell her!).  She watercol...

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