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13 Videos (53m)
    • Modern Watercolor Florals

      1:17
    • Let's Talk Florals

      3:08
    • Dropped Florals: Overview

      2:19
    • Dropped: Painting Practice

      4:03
    • Dropped: Painting a Bouquet

      8:12
    • Vintage Florals: Overview

      2:26
    • Vintage: Painting Practice

      6:04
    • Vintage: Painting a Bouquet

      5:33
    • Illustrative: Overview

      2:14
    • Illustrative: Practice Painting

      2:32
    • Illustrative: Painting a Bouquet

      9:39
    • Wrap Up

      1:46
    • BONUS: Common Hang-ups

      3:51
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About This Class

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Watercolor is hot and florals reign! Find your style by trying out THREE on-trend, gorgeous ways to paint florals in watercolor. Amarilys will guide you on how to paint a single flower three ways and then she'll tackle a full arrangement in each style.  

What you can expect from this class: 

  • Painting inspiration!
  • A variety of demos--watch several paintings come together from start to finish
  • A look into these three styles--the markets they're prevalant in and their unique art principles
  • Recommended materials specific to each style
  • Hear suggestions to tackle many common floral-painting hang-ups such as composition, shading, and color selection
  • Supplies List in the Project Section

Through learning these techniques, you'll find your homegrown fluid style as you compare and contrast by practicing these approachable lessons.

The best paintings were a joy to create. Enjoy this class, let loose, and move forward in your bold, modern watercolor florals!

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Watched all the way through in one sitting! Thoroughly enjoyed this class and gained a lot of knowledge. Thank you Amarilys! :)
Such a lovely class! It gave me the confidence to try different techniques and to just have fun!
I like the three styles -- all different in their approach and gave me ideas of what I might want to try. I also appreciated the bouquets to show me composition of the techniques shown.

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Amarilys Henderson

Watercolor Illustrator, Design Thinker

Hey there! I'm Amarilys. I process on paper and I problem-solve with keystrokes.

As a commercial illustrator, I've had the pleasure of bringing the dynamic vibrance of colorful watercolor strokes to everyday products. My work is licensed for greeting and Christmas cards, art prints, drawing books, and home decor items. My design background influences much of my recent work, revolving around typography and florals.

While my professional work in illustration is driven by t...

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