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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

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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749 of 754 students recommendSee All

Amarilys does a great job of summarizing the basics and walking you through each step in order to encourage you to try her projects on your own. It's fast-moving, but the purpose is to watch and then pause and try her techniques yourself. I'm not a beginner and found it extremely helpful in breaking out of my same styles.
Short but thorough tutorial and beautiful work!

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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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