Illustrating With Pen and Watercolor: Basic Techniques

Anna Perez, Illustrator, Designer, Seamstress

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7 Videos (24m)
    • Introduction

      1:25
    • Planning Your Portrait

      1:17
    • Materials

      3:17
    • Pencil

      4:19
    • Pen

      4:31
    • Watercolor

      8:18
    • Wrapping Up

      0:50
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About This Class

In this class, we'll be creating a unique illustration using pen and watercolor as a mixed medium. We'll go over materials, tips on planning your portrait, and the techniques that I use to create my illustrations. This is a fun and rewarding medium, and I'm so excited to be sharing it with you!

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This class was fantastic. I really like the step by step creation of your project. It was very helpful. Thank you so very much.
Debbie Coleman

Instagram: Kareira_Art

Clear instructions spoken and shown. Unlike other tutorials on skillshare, i was engaged the entire time. Can't wait to put these new-to-me techniques into action.
Amazing class, I have been looking for this very class on SkillShare and I am thrilled to see such a wonderful class put together, especially the watercolor shading of skin!!

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Anna Perez

Illustrator, Designer, Seamstress

Hey guys, I'm Anna Perez. I love to (and try to) do just about anything creative. My background is in Fine Art, but my true loves are sewing and illustrating.

A handful of my illustrations have been published in the children's book, "Little Me," by Marka Sawyer. I share some of my techniques in my Skillshare class "Illustrating with Pen and Watercolor."

I've been sewing recreationally for almost 20 years, and professionally for the past five, working as both a prototypist and ma...

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