Flowers In Vase - Explore Wet-In-Wet Watercolor Techniques

Robert Joyner, Strive To Become An Artist - Not A Painter

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6 Videos (36m)
    • Introduction

      0:52
    • Overview & Materials

      2:07
    • Initial Wash

      4:26
    • Adding First Hues

      4:43
    • Vase & Thicker Paint

      9:34
    • Finishing Touches & Recap

      14:42

About This Class

In this class you will learn the art of creating a watercolor flower painting using arguably the most challenging application method. Once you are finished with these lessons you will have a better understanding of how to create stunning florals using wet-in-wet techniques.

Who is this class for?

This class is intended for intermediate and advanced watercolor artists that have experience with wet-in-wet techniques. New watercolor artists can certainly participate but just know the wet-in-wet approach takes time to learn and there will be some challenges in the beginning.

What you will learn

  • This class focuses on wet-in-wet techniques
  • How to manage water saturation
  • Become more efficient with mixing paints
  • Work light-to-dark
  • How to work thin-to-thick

Demonstration Image

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Outline Drawing

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Materials

11"x15" Watercolor paper, 140 lb. cold press
Gatorboard & masking tape (optional)

Watercolors
Ultramarine blue
Cadmium red deep
Alizarin crimson
Burnt Sienna
Viridian
New gamboge
Yellow ochre
Neutral tint
White gouache

Water reservoir

Brushes
Squirrel mop brush #6
Pointed round #12
Escoda optimo kolinsky #12

Paper towels

21 of 21 students recommendSee All

I love the loose and expressive style. I'm about to get out my biggest brushes and give it a whirl.
Robert is very thorough with his instructions. He makes painting fun again..
Robert is a great teacher.
Pamela Gatens

Fine Artist and Pattern Designer

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Robert Joyner

Strive To Become An Artist - Not A Painter

Hi, I'm Robert Joyner.

I'm a full time paint-slinger from Richmond, Virginia specializing in watercolor, acrylic & mixed media paintings. Best known for my signature loose brushwork and carefree approach to creating abstract style artwork.

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