Going With the Flow: Painting Flowy Florals with Watercolor | Lisa Hetrick | Skillshare

Going With the Flow: Painting Flowy Florals with Watercolor

Lisa Hetrick, Watercolor Artist + Surface Designer

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13 Lessons (3h 6m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. Choosing Your Watercolor

    • 3. Choosing Your Watercolor Paper

    • 4. Creating a Home for Your Paint: Palettes + More

    • 5. Choosing Your Brushes

    • 6. Using the Practice Handouts

    • 7. Selecting Colors for Painting

    • 8. Color Theory Basics

    • 9. Washy Washy Watercolor Techniques

    • 10. Part One: Flowers, Blooms, Daisies and Leaves

    • 11. Part Two: Flowers, Blooms, Daisies and Leaves

    • 12. Class Project: Painting the Flowy Florals

    • 13. Thank YOU + Final Thoughts


About This Class


In this class, you will learn how to paint flowy, flowy florals with watercolor. We’ll take a deeper dive into the different kinds of watercolor paint, paper, palettes, and brushes. I’ll cover color mixing and general color theory to help you get started on building your very own watercolor palette. 

I’ll demystify and teach you watercolor techniques that will help you create more flow in your florals. 

We’ll walk through each technique step-by-step with project handouts before we start painting the final project together. 

Watercolor is my favorite medium to work with, and I know it can sometimes feel challenging to work with it. I’m here to help you achieve more joy with watercolor. 

Video content delivered in comprehensive, detailed, technique-based lessons.

13 videos accompany this class. This is my largest Skillshare class, but I promise it will be worth it. There are comprehensive nuggets of goodness in here that will help you enJOY watercolor more. Technical information is broken down to bring you more JOY and put to rest any fears you may have about using watercolor. 

Each video lesson breaks down the watercolor painting techniques into smaller chunks giving you the ability to follow along using the practice handouts that are attached here for you to download. Then, we'll put it all together to create a flowy floral painting.

In the class you will learn how to:

  1. Choose Your Watercolor Paint
  2. Choose Your Paper 
  3. Create a Home for Your Paint: Palettes and More
  4. Choose Your Brushes
  5. Select Colors for Flowy Florals
  6. Master Color Theory + Mixing Paints
  7. Paint Washy Washy Flowy Watercolor Techniques
  8. Paint Flowy Flowers, Blooms, Daisies + Leaves Part 1
  9. Paint Flowy Flowers, Blooms, Daisies+ Leaves Part 2
  10. Put it all Together and Create a Flowy Floral Painting

Perfect for Beginners and MORE!

This class is perfect for beginners and/or seasoned watercolor artists. It is my intention for you to have FUN and enjoy painting. 

May you find pause from the hustle, pure joy and inspiration here! 

Be sure to download the class handouts that are supplied. They can be found in the "YOUR PROJECT" area of this class. 


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