WATERCOLOR MAGIC - Colorful Postcards Anyone Can Paint! [Creativity exercise]

Darina Drawing, Enthusiast Watercolor artist

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6 Videos (33m)
    • Intro

      1:29
    • Materials

      3:55
    • Exercise: Seasons

      11:37
    • Winter Themed Card

      7:40
    • Travel card

      7:37
    • The END

      0:30

About This Class

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After completing this class you will be able to paint simple but very beautiful custom postcards or greeting cards on a topic you have chosen. No previous experience with watercolors is required as we will also cover some basic techniques with this medium.

The class is a creativity exercise as well and you will see that after completing it you will be left with numerous ideas for different projects using the same approach.

The postcard/greeting card that you will create can be on a topic you have chosen - a holiday, a personal milestone, birthday or just based on your mood.

The most important thing is to get over the intimidation that sometimes watercolors can bring and learn to enjoy mixing the colors.

 

What are you going to learn:

  • Watercolor basics - brushes, how to use water
  • Creating hues
  • Watercolor techniques to create effects and texture
  • Adding details and finishing touches with a different medium

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Very nice and creative!
Diana Nemesu

Watercolor artist DianaNemesu.com

Thank you Darina! This is really nice class.Definitely I will try something like this using your tips :)
Great starting course to build confidence mixing your watercolours and sketching with watercolours
Kelly Hodgkins

Brand Strategist at IMS

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Darina Drawing

Enthusiast Watercolor artist

Hey, Everyone :)

My name is Darina, I'm a traditional watercolor and mixed media artist based in Sofia.

I love LOVE and positivism and all cute, tiny things. I am inspired by humanity and most of all by my beautiful daughter and her childish innocence.

You can also see some of my other art on beautiful products here.

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