Glow (Paint Using Watercolors and Acrylics for a Fantasy-like atmosphere) | Janelle Nichol | Skillshare

Glow (Paint Using Watercolors and Acrylics for a Fantasy-like atmosphere)

Janelle Nichol, Self taught artist

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14 Videos (3h 9m)
    • Intro to Artist and Glow course upload

      2:58
    • Materials Needed

      14:18
    • Layer 1 of background

      3:22
    • Layer 2 of background

      6:59
    • Layer 3 of background

      13:29
    • Layer 4 (The Confetti Layer)

      17:56
    • Sketching the fairy

      29:12
    • Transfering The Sketch

      4:03
    • Designing the Dress and Placing the Figure

      17:54
    • Adding the Overlay to the dress

      2:50
    • Painting the Hair and wings

      23:33
    • Shading the Figure

      19:16
    • Creating the Sequin Tree

      14:35
    • Final Thoughts and Accents

      19:01

About This Class

Learn how to create and paint your own canvas artwork of this fairy as Janelle guides you in an in-depth mixed media class. You will learn how to create an ethereal atmosphere for this delicate and whimsical fairy using layering techniques of acrylics, watercolors and acrylic sealer.

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Janelle Nichol

Self taught artist

Hi, my name is Janelle Nichol and I am an artist from Canada.

Some of my favorite things to create on my pieces are playful and sweet children and strong, confident, and sometimes whimsical poses of women. I particularly enjoy creating calming and dreamy backgrounds mixed with abstract elements. My art has been described as abstract folk-art and I enjoy working with various mediums to create unique works that are inspirational and sustainable.

Some artists that inspire me are ...

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