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Watercolor Mixing, Finding Your Color Identity

Ana Victoria Calderón, Artist

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8 Videos (2h 40m)
    • Trailer

    • Supplies

    • Basic Color Theory

    • Temperature

    • Warm & Cool Activity

    • Color Schemes & Harmony

    • Personal Color Palette & Color Themes

    • Final Project

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About This Class

Hello fellow artists! I have taught many classes, both in person and online, on many subjects. We have gone trough the basics of watercolor, how to create textured patterns to make your paintings more interesting, how to mix your watercolours with different supplies and even how to paint complex pieces of jewelry.

Now I am feeling like we need to go back to basics and take a close look at how we use color.  I know how exciting a blank piece of paper can be, and many times we just end up using EVERY SINGLE color in our palette! I love rainbows too, but sometimes less is more and choosing certain colors help give our work personality, meaning and intention.

I have developed certain activities that will help you discover your own personal palette. We will go through the basics of color mixing, the color wheel, complimentary colors, warm and cool tones, you will practice painting different color combinations with certain themes in mind and lastly create your very own abstract painting focusing on intuitive color mixing.

Discover the power of color!


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Awesome. you are so knowledgeable about colors! I will be watching this class over and over again. Thank you!
I love everything on this class: the teacher, all the very good insights, the exercises. it helpt me a lot find my color palette. thank you very much, Ana!
Andrea Hentze

Project Manager, Illustrator, Designer

I LOVE this class! I'm learning so much, and having a lot of fun! I've never done these type of exercises, and it's really improving my art. Thanks, Ana!
Joni Russell

Artist, Illustrator





My name is Ana Victoria Calder?n, and I'm an American/Mexican artist based in Mexico City. I have a degree in Graphic Design with continued studies in Fine Arts. Over the past 7 years I have developed a signature watercolor technique, which I am very excited to share with you!

I teach a few in person workshops and creative retreats a year, sell my art prints and products online and license my art to amazing companies, including Hallmark, Papyrus, Demdaco and Trader Joe's. I also paint ...

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