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Northern Lights in Watercolor - Step by Step

Trupti Karjinni, Watercolor artist and instructor

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11 Lessons (35m)
    • 1. Intro

    • 2. Supplies

    • 3. Studying the inspiration picture

    • 4. Prepping our paints

    • 5. Taping the paper

    • 6. Painting the first layer

    • 7. Painting the second layer

    • 8. Splattering the stars

    • 9. Horizon details

    • 10. Masking tape peeling tips

    • 11. Final thoughts

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About This Class

One of my dearest wishes is to watch the magical Northern Lights. Until that happens, I dream of them by painting them! Come, paint a stunning night sky of dancing Northern Lights and glimmering stars with me today. I've broken the class content into easy, manageable steps for beginners in watercolors, yet there are techniques for the experienced artist too!

We will learn several important concepts like how to use values successfully, and gain mastery over the wet-in-wet and blending techniques. Are you ready? Let's dive in!

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If you'd like to purchase my Blue Pine Arts handmade watercolors, you can find us on Etsy and Instagram as "BluePineArts".



Class music credits - Summer Vibez by Triple I & Kumkeys @triple-i
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Trupti Karjinni

Watercolor artist and instructor

I'm a full-time watercolor artist, designer and teacher based in Belgaum, India. I'm also the founder of Blue Pine Arts which makes handmade artisanal watercolors and other art supplies. I live in the idyllic town of Belgaum with my husband, Nahush and my beloved cat, Satsuki.

I choose to work with watercolours because it is a sheer joy every time I feel the paint surge from my brush into the water. There is a degree of uncontrolla...

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