Paint A Dramatic Stormy Sky in Five Easy Steps

Jean Lurssen, Jean Lurssen Watercolors

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7 Lessons (32m)
    • 1. Introduction

      1:44
    • 2. Materials

      3:23
    • 3. The rule of thirds and the first wash

      7:03
    • 4. Creating the storm clouds

      5:36
    • 5. Evaluating the sky and adding the first wash to the land area

      2:46
    • 6. Adding shadow and distant mountain

      4:51
    • 7. Re-evaluating and adding the finishing touches

      6:54
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About This Class

Learn to paint wet-in-wet for dramatic and interesting results that can be full of surprises.

Take the plunge and learn to paint a dramatic stormy sky with a wet-in-wet technique. Some experience with watercolor is helpful. This is all about letting go and letting the watercolor paint itself with minimal planning. Challenge yourself and join me in learning how to paint this exciting atmospheric watercolor.