Folk Art Illustration: Paint a Decorated Bird in Watercolor & Gouache

Julia Bausenhardt, Nature Journaling & Illustration

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6 Lessons (54m)
    • 1. Introduction

      1:23
    • 2. Tools

      5:46
    • 3. Examples

      2:31
    • 4. Painting part 1 (watercolor)

      27:18
    • 5. Painting part 2 (gouache)

      16:38
    • 6. Final thoughts

      0:44
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About This Class

In this class, I’m going to show you how to paint birds in a decorative folk art style. We’re going to look at two different techniques and paint colorful birds first in watercolor and then in gouache. With just a few tricks, you can create a decorative illustration of a bird.

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