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Painting colorful silhouettes with watercolor

Irina Trzaskos, Watercolor Artist & Illustrator

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9 Videos (12m)
    • Introduction

    • Supplies

    • Choosing the Shape

    • Transferring Sketch to Watercolor Paper

    • Choosing the Colors

    • Painting a Silhouette

    • Special Effects

    • Adding a Frame

    • Last Thoughts


About This Class

Silhouette designs are simple and elegant, with watercolor techniques we can add them a fresh, contemporary twist. Silhouettes can be used in logo design and branding, as well as on a wide range of products such as stationery, wall art or fabric design.

Original silhouette paintings make wonderful gifts for you dear ones. 

In this class I will explain step by step how to create beautiful silhouettes from your own picture (or my drawings) using watercolor techniques.

You can find the list of supplies and the outlines for your silhouettes in the project section of the class. 

I am looking forward to see your beautiful silhouettes!

x Irina.

47 of 47 students recommendSee All

Lovely Irina! Thank you!
Angelique Noll

Writer and Illustrator

Great class! Straightforward enough for beginners to jump into.
Joanna Hall

Book lover who draws | IG: @artbyjoanna

Very nice!!!!
Juliana Juju

I am a mom, I love arts, crafts and colours!





Irina Trzaskos

Watercolor Artist & Illustrator

Hello Fellow Artists!

Me and Skillshare team are having a Watercolor Spring art contest. 
Skillshare team is generously offering 1 year of premium membership to the winner, also there will be some special prizes from me for other 2 participants.

To participate in contest follow 4 easy steps:

1. Watch all the videos of one of the following classes (or both classes) :

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