Watercolor Basics: Paint Your Own Patterned Note Cards

Juliet Meeks, Graphic Designer | Artist

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5 Videos (21m)
    • Getting Started

    • Supplies

    • Basic Techniques

    • Paint Your Cards

    • Final Steps + Cleanup


About This Class


Have you wanted to try watercolor painting, but weren’t sure where to start? Learn the basics by painting colorful patterned note cards perfect for any occasion!

Designer and surface pattern artist Juliet Meeks shares her watercolor techniques in this quick and fun 20 minute class. You'll learn about the essential supplies needed to get you started, basic color mixing and blending techniques, and then dive into painting colorful patterns onto your cards.

Pattern is a playful and easy way to get introduced to watercolor, plus you will end up with colorful note cards ready to share with your friends and family as one of a kind pieces of art!

• Basic watercolor class perfect for beginners
• Practice your skills in this quick and fun 20 minute bite-sized lesson
• Learn about the supplies used in watercolor painting, and simple blending techniques
• Enjoy the relaxing, experimental process of watercolor painting!

Visit the Class Project page here
 for more guidelines on your project, and links to supplies mentioned in the video!

Visit Juliet's website, Instagram, and online shop to learn more about the teacher.


94 of 102 students recommendSee All

Very engaging host, great lighting and camera work, clear instructions. Highly recommended.
Cute cards and good warm up exercises.
good basic skills





Juliet Meeks

Graphic Designer | Artist

Juliet is a graphic designer and artist with a passion for patterns, watercolor, and always experimenting with different creative approaches to her artwork. Based in New Orleans, she is inspired by the colorful quirky architecture and culture of her creative hometown. 

She works with clients one-on-one for custom surface patterns, and brand design. She also has her own line of handmade accessories, art prints, and stationery in addition to licensing her artwork to other companies. 

Keep in touch!

• Main Website
• Online Shop
• Instagram
• Facebook
• Etsy

For all the latest updates, find me over on Instagram where I post daily artwork and inspiration! You may catch a glimpse of my studio mate, my little fluffy dog Roxy ;)