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Mix Your Magic Watercolor Swatch Chart

teacher avatar Comic black rainbow, Cartoon&Anime drawing educator

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Lessons in This Class

6 Lessons (36m)
    • 1. Intro

    • 2. Supplies

    • 3. Basic color theory

    • 4. Color shade

    • 5. Make your watercolor swatch chart

    • 6. Suggestion and thanks

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Hey, cuties, I am Comic black rainbow, I am a visual creator, and anime drawing educator.

People afraid of drawing-watercolor because it is so varied and difficult to control. If you don't know the characteristics of watercolor, you may accidentally mix the dirty color. So today I want to share the knowledge to you is how to mix color we need with watercolor!!! If you are often troubled by color mixing, you can't miss this class!!!

In this Skillshare class, you’ll learn how to avoid making dirty colors and tinting the color you want. It's suited to the beginners who don’t know how to mix watercolor!!! After you learn the knowledge from this class, you can try to make your own watercolor swatch chart. I will demonstrate how to do it. And your swatch chart will help you when you are drawing.

In the end, I will be curious about your watercolor swatch chart so don’t be shy to share your final result in the Project Gallery of this class to inspire others after you make your swatch chart and tell us what the topic you create most! Again, thank you for watching my class, I can't wait to see your swatch chart after you learn from this class!


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Comic black rainbow

Cartoon&Anime drawing educator


Hey, cuties!!! Welcome to my skillshare.

I am Comic black rainbow.
I am a visual creator. As a freelancer, I am also a graphic designer and Cartoon & Anime painting educator. My work includes video, graphic design, and painting.
If you are interested in cartoon and anime drawing, you can check my blog for more information and learn something back.

In skillshare, I will share how I draw cartoons and anime with watercolor. You will learn and draw with me. So if you want to learn anime drawing or watercolor, don't miss my classes. I can't wait to see the work you create and share with people. If you have any questions, don't be shy!!!!! Please comment below the class or send me a message through email or social media. 

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1. Intro: you always troubled by column? Yeah, what color you are when you're joining, Okay? 2. Supplies: before the class. Those thing we have to prepare first, what they call a pant power to glasses off water. Usually I will put the watercolor pants in here and after a lot, I will put in here. So a lot of the water will not dirty too much while the couple of paper. And while the call Japan, I will pull a brand and the size, um, project and results so long that you will know what kind of what I call a pan I use. Okay, so those things you need to prepare first. 3. Basic color theory: OK, guys, Now I want to share the thing to you is about Calder mix. Usually people don't know how to make the cover. They won't. So the pasic knowledge we have to know is cover theory. And now I want to show you the pie. Mary Calder is the free cover. And I believe you already know what the free collar you know. Rat, I m blue. Okay, now we can see the three copper. It's like this the three Carter. Usually people will know the blue Qatar is code. The warm color is red I m mido between blue and rat Though they told war color is yellow So if you want to make your car other warmer you can add red If you want to add in the toe warmer yellow If you want to Mac your car the code you can add blue So it's easy. Right? But what the effect will be different if we makes the color? That's try. No. First we try. Yeah, no. Every rather is too much soul. I add more yellow and you can see the collar become all wrench. Okay, The NAC's We can try red and blue food you can see the collar become purple. Okay, The last one is, you know, way of blue. And now you can see the father become green, right? Okay. I want to make the green more clear Now you can see the cover become like this. So now you know The purple is mad if wrong red and blue No green is manna from yellow and blue or injuries Met Franck yellow and red So we can No If you want to Mac the collar more warmer you can just add red You want to Mac the car the colder just at blue And now we want to try more interesting things the first ISS Let's try rat leave purple and you will say how how to add purple Because the purple if add more red This would be the cobbler Big dream purple and red So in here we just at the toe for the Okay, So now you can see the core Berries like, uh, dark, uh, rat And let's try for poll We've Hello. It's always means the raft Just Lehto, the more boom And now you can see if I go dark blue, right? It's so interesting No, major, you add more rat all more code. It's just I go make the call. The doctor. Okay, now we can try green and blue. So it's meaning The blue is more yellow is less so sometimes if you draw a car. Other, uh, is has The Lehto is have little green but you want to make look green become colder You can add a little blue And now we can try more yellow And that's blue And you can see it's just like a a light green, right? It's like a light green Okay? And now we can try Yellow and orange is mean More yellow. The last red food. Okay, now so you can see Look, Alba is like a light orange. But the veto docker Oh, yellow, right. And now the last one is more wrapped. What if Plato yellow did So now you can see the qallab com rad orange. Oh, you can see the darker orange, Right? So in here we don't use the white and black We will talk about if you add white and black in the next video. But in here this is low cover theory, so lots you will know how to mix the car other in here and have lace basic knowledge. Now you can try with your watercolor pants. 4. Color shade: now, guys, I want to share with you about the cover. Uh, if you add the Blake one all white one, what would happen? Okay, so now we can try it. I want to demonstrate a little color. Uh, orange color. Okay. You can see like this copper if you add more blue, the collar is said Reckit. Right? But if you want to make the Carter, it is white. It is so easy, right? You just at more water The Kahlo will be even You can set it iss right. And you can act the blue up to you need so it's ok. You can see if you add more water. The cover iss light if you use more blue collar. No collar IHS set rated. Okay. So you will ask if I want to make the blue become bright. Why we don't use white. Okay, so let me show you. Okay, now you can see the father If I just use more water with Alito, blue collar will become like this. But if I add white m blue Nicola will become like this The different thing iss this car other would be more such readied. This is unsaid read it. Right. So if you want to stay the said regression off the color you bask. You best add more water with the color Don't use white. Okay? I want to show you something more clear to you. Maybe blue. It's not easy to notice the difference Now you can see the different right? This collar more said read it this color l said read it. So that's why If you want to Mac your collar such ready you better at wide collar. If you don't want you better adjust. Add more water. Okay. This is the first thing you need to know This it's But if you say you want to makable car other docker Okay, I show you some people will say I just at black. Yes, it's Law Dr. And it's Docker orange. Yes, they will Qatar become like a wrong right Like Braun. Now we add to the call. Though we've black, you will notice that the color become on such Russian see like this, right? So if you want to make the other saturation and docker the bastard thing iss you mac the coat collar at warmer cover or you add a woman Carter ways called collar. Let me show you. - Now you can see the talker who is here, but it's still stay the situation. Right. Okay, that's try orange. Now you can see if you want to. Mac orange. Dr. Carter will become like this and compare. We've this father, this ISS that read it and this is saturated. Right? So if you want to stay said Russian, please don't use black or white. But if you want to make the Qatar well said, read it, you can use black and white. Okay, so this is the call a mix tapes that you know. And next video, we will talk about how to make your own water. Qatar Swatch shot. 5. Make your watercolor swatch chart: Okay, guys, many people will make this, like their own water color. Swatch shot. When they buy their what color, they will put the cover. Yeah, they will put their cover, um, a path her so lot when they are joined, like, and check which cover they need. So they just use. But in here, some off the collar A just makes by myself. And sometimes, if you want to mac a note, you can just right beside its like, this is all wrench wave. Yeah, this is like black and yellow. So now we can mak the water color swatch shot. So what if you want to mix the Qatar, you will know. Okay. How can I make the color like this? How can that makes the color like this? Because if you ride the nodes beside the other next time you want to makes its it would be simple to you. Okay, Now the first of thing before you, Mac your water color. Swatch chopped. You have to know while a topic you always Joe like me. I always Joe people, so I best to make the car other Daigle scheme. Braasch skin shadow. And usually I gather the people. Hair is like a yellow all Bram, so I can try to make the color is like a yellow hair shadow, yellow hair liked wrong hair shadow, wrong hair want. And sometimes I like to add a lift. Oh, are for our all my illustration So now I want to diamond straight two Mex mine while the other watched shot to you And after ladies, you have to do you're o while the car other watched shot. Okay, so that's do it. The first color scheme. Usually I want to make the skin is kind of like this. - Okay , they say is the scheme father the brush Usually I will add of the total read. So I will Mac the brush like a pink. - Okay , The ski shadow. Usually I want to Mac Luskin shadow. It's warmer. So lots the illustration will not look like the shadow is so dirty. So, Doc like this. So I will add more orange here and we've you know Okay, so this color I will use to skin shadow. Next is yellow hair. Your hair's have many kinds, maybe light yellow doctor yellow Are Lamido yellow? A lot off kind off yellow So today I just show you the past six yellow hair I use it's least Carter here light. I will use white. But some place I will use white. You can see the collar. ISS Salter, right? Usually look collar All set ready. The cargo will be soft. Okay. And you will ask me, you know, hair shadow. I don't want to. Merkel collar a talk like Qatar at black because usually the cover will be dirty. So I'm here. I will use a little wrong. Even the yellow hair shadow The cover will not just like a doc. Yeah, though we've black will talk like this in here. You'll still can see the collar. Still said read it right. Okay. So he flow brought hair. You'd really And I will just use a color that this okay and wrong hair shadow Because Bronze already, Doctor. So to me sometimes I just want to Next is Doctor I can at blue and now you can see the cover Is doctor okay? The brown hair line. If, like light off course. Like why do you think off cores? Yeah, No grown and white. Okay. The bride Haile liked cobbler will be like this. But you will know these and this still stay there said Russian. But this is said read it. Okay, The last is no leave. Maybe I just want to use the green collar. But I don't want no Green is dark like this. I will use more water and lay off shadow also more great and wave the toe a little. Okay, You can see the color is so, Doc, It's made me just want to Mac the leaf Dr. And the last light off course. If you add they scholar, you will see what happened. Yes, it's the light is so bright But if you want to make the cover is now too bright. You can try to mix the yellow and blue. This color will be cross Look great But this car is like a day to cool. Or you can say it's tiger, right? Brighter them this green. So the two kinds green still different, right? So Ok, now you can try to mac your own water. Carter's watch shot and sometimes you can just right while the other you mix So lots of you will know if you next time you want to mix Qatar How to mak a card like this? How to make a problem like this or like this? Okay, we just cycle just like this. You can just say anything like this. Please. You okay? So you just right and you can Mac your own water color Swatch shot. 6. Suggestion and thanks: now you will knowledge all from mixing while the color I think you can No wait to make your own. What colors? Watch charter, right? If you finish if you can share it on your grand And if you do like this, please take me coming like a rebel and your share You also can text You sure project for a chance to be featured on future block. And don't be shy to share yours. Watch shots in the project. Carry off place cost to buy your cough makes and off course you have to tell us while a topic you always jaw. I'm so happy you watch this costs and then something from it. If you want to know about my works or want to know about and man join, you can check my fast book It's a grant and YouTube. I also write a book on my website. Call me back Grimble dot com. Check it in the end. Thank you for watching my cloth and I'm careers about what? The topic. You always joke. And while the colors you always use