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Master Watercolor Techniques : Learn how to paint lights and shadows

Sweta Kaushik, Watercolor Artist @watercolor.consultant

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12 Lessons (29m)
    • 1. 1. Introduction

      1:43
    • 2. 2. Material Required

      1:50
    • 3. 3. Sketching Shapes

      1:21
    • 4. 4. Basic color mixes

      3:40
    • 5. 5. Tonal Value : paint to water ratio

      1:58
    • 6. 6. Continuous Wash

      1:24
    • 7. 7. Poles & Wires

      2:00
    • 8. 8. Final Project : 1st wash - catching light

      4:50
    • 9. 9. Final Project : 2nd wash - painting shadows

      4:33
    • 10. 10. Final Project : Poles & Wires

      1:32
    • 11. 11. Final Project : Details & Atmosphere

      2:54
    • 12. 12. Final Thoughts

      1:16
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About This Class

Learn the play of light and shadow and bring excitement to any watercolor work. I am Sweta, and in this 30 minutes class i will be teaching you techniques to put glorious washes, control paint to water ratio for tonal values and building up atmosphere. I have separately demonstrated the basic techniques so this class can be taken by all skill level from a beginner to advanced.

Using these techniques you will be able to further refine your own style in painting and better understand how to paint behaves on paper. And learn how to paint the Rustic House with beautiful effects of light and shadows.

So if you are ready, lets start the class and happy painting!!

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Sweta Kaushik

Watercolor Artist @watercolor.consultant

I am Sweta, a watercolor artist based in Delhi, India. I have been painting since i was little. Initially my interest areas were illustration and conceptual art. Gradually i got busy with life and lost touch from painting. My life changed again, when two years back i saw a watercolor tutorial, it awakened my creative side and instantly i knew that this is what i want to do in my life.

Watercolors are a mystery to me, ever-changing and keeps on challenging you. They are unpredictable an...

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