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How to Paint: Watercolor Houseplants | Fiddleleaf Fig Plant

Audrey Ko, Watercolorist and Modern Calligrapher

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8 Videos (53m)
    • Welcome video

      1:13
    • My Supplies

      1:45
    • Sketching

      7:25
    • Color Mixing

      7:13
    • Painting Individual Leaves

      8:06
    • Putting it Together Part 1

      15:45
    • Putting it Together Part 2

      8:51
    • Final Thoughts

      3:05

About This Class

Welcome to How to Paint: Houseplants edition!

This is the first of the houseplants series: the Fiddleleaf Fig Plant!

Check out the other plants in this series:

  1. Fiddleleaf Fig Plant
  2. Boston Fern
  3. Pothos Plant 
  4. Monstera

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This easy to grow houseplant will make a great impression in your home. Its large leaves are attractive, and it doesn't take up too much room. 

Using your observation, sketching, color mixing, and basic watercolor skills, you'll be able to paint this plant with your eyes closed!

Try painting this and then digitizing it (in my other Skillshare class!) to print it on cards, mugs, decals, and more.

Don't forget to make a project for this class so I can see all your wonderful works. If you're on Instagram, please tag me (@ThingsUnseenDesigns), and use #WatercolorWithTUD! I love to feature my students and their work!

See you in class!

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Great class
You are one of Skillshare's very good teachers. Admire and love taking your classes. I'm still learning to be happy with the leaves I paint (smile).
Jeanette Jackson

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Audrey Ko

Watercolorist and Modern Calligrapher

I’m Audrey, owner of and creative behind Things Unseen Designs.

I believe that everyone is creative.

My mission is to spark the creativity in all of us.

 

I come from a family with creative roots. Both of my paternal grandparents were painters, my grandmother specifically with watercolors. My parents have a fondness for music...

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