Watercolor Magnolias: Botanical Illustration for Beginners | Irina Trzaskos | Skillshare

Watercolor Magnolias: Botanical Illustration for Beginners

Irina Trzaskos, Watercolor Artist & Illustrator

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9 Videos (1h 19m)
    • Introduction

    • Supplies

    • Colors

    • Sketching Magnolias

    • Painting the first Layer

    • Painting the second Layer

    • Adding a Background

    • Adding Finishing Touches

    • Last Thoughts


About This Class


In this class, I explain step by step how to paint realistic looking magnolia blossoms. If you always wanted to paint realistic flowers and didn't know where to start this class is for you. This class is an introduction to botanical illustration with easy instructions and techniques, it is suitable for beginners. I hope you love magnolias as much as I do and will enjoy painting this stunning flowers with me.

Looking forward to seeing your beautiful magnolias! x Irina.

P.S. If you are new to watercolors and would like to better understand this beautiful medium, check my watercolor basics classes:

"Essential Watercolor Techniques for beginners" & "The Basics of Color Mixing in Watercolor"





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Irina Trzaskos

Watercolor Artist & Illustrator

It is time for a new Art Contest - rules are simple:

Watch "Learn to Paint Magical Landscapes in Watercolor" class Upload your painting to the gallery of the class before November 15th, 2018. Or if you had a free enrollment post your painting on Instagram and tag me @irinatrzaskos

The winner will receive 1 YEAR of Skillshare Premium Membership, yaay!

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