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Watercolor Painting - Introduction To Watercolor Painting

Rod Moore, Artist & Art Teacher

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27 Videos (3h 16m)
    • Promo Video

      2:33
    • Introduction

      3:54
    • Brushes

      6:39
    • Paints

      9:56
    • Palettes

      7:09
    • Watercolor Paper

      6:49
    • Stretching Paper

      4:07
    • Other Materials

      2:11
    • Color Wheel

      11:57
    • Colour Chart

      5:48
    • Values

      5:40
    • Gradient Wash 2

      3:37
    • Gradient Wash

      2:17
    • Edges

      8:43
    • Introduction

      3:15
    • Drawing

      5:53
    • Initial Washes

      11:19
    • Details & Finishing Touches

      17:56
    • Demo 2 Introduction

      1:40
    • Demo 2 Drawing

      5:10
    • Demo 2 Initial Washes

      6:43
    • Demo 2 Details & Finishing Touches

      23:16
    • Demo 3 Introduction

      1:31
    • Demo 3 Drawing

      5:40
    • Demo 3 Initial Washes

      6:16
    • Demo 3 Details & Finishing Touches

      25:09
    • Conclusion

      1:16

About This Class

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This Watercolor Painting Introduction course is designed for beginners with a desire to learn watercolor painting techniques with instruction designed for beginner through to advanced levels.

In the Watercolor Painting Introduction course you will learn how to get started with watercolor painting and applying watercolor washes. By following along with what you learn you will know how to create great looking watercolor paintings at the end of the course that you will be proud to hang on the wall.

This Watercolor Painting course is designed for beginners who have never picked up a brush before, through to intermediate level artists who are looking to try out watercolor painting techniques taught with easy to follow instruction.

The course covers some of the key things you need to know about watercolor painting including:

  • The characteristics of Watercolor Painting
  • The equipment needed for starting Watercolor Painting
  • How to mix your watercolor paints
  • How to use Watercolor washes to best effect
  • The basic primary color palette to use for watercolor painting
  • The key to painting effective looking watercolor painting landscapes
  • The three stages of completing a watercolor painting
  • Techniques for improving your watercolor painting

Plus the course will teach you abut how to paint simple landscape & seascape paintings including:

  • The correct use of Values in watercolor painting
  • How to create effective looking landscapes & seascape in watercolor
  • The basic composition of good landscape painting
  • How to create a sense of realism in your landscape & seascape painting
  • Creating light in your landscapes and seascapes
  • Developing layers of depth in your landscapes
  • Painting structures and objects in your landscapes
  • How to paint moody watercolor skies in landscape and seascapes

If you have always wanted to learn a simple approach to Watercolor Painting then this is the course for you. By the end of it you will know how you can start and finish great looking watercolor paintings. With a bit of practice your watercolor paintings will be proudly hanging on your walls.

By the time you have completed this Watercolor Painting course you will have developed the skills and knowledge to continue on in your learning of how to paint with watercolor, and more importantly how to create terrific looking watercolor paintings using the various watercolor painting techniques.

Join us today for the Watercolor Painting  - Introduction To Watercolor Painting course and let's have some fun doing your first watercolor painting today.

The course is taught by Rod Moore of Moore Art School and the host of the weekly online TV show Learn To Paint TV. Rod's method of teaching has enabled beginners who have never painted before to pick up the brush and start painting right away. He has taught more than 15,000 people globally how to paint and hundreds in his one day workshops.

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Rod Moore

Artist & Art Teacher

Rod Moore is the founder of Moore Art School and the creator of the Moore Method of Painting. He has taught hundreds of students to paint in his one day workshops and more then 15,000 globally through his online courses on learning to paint.

Living in Noosa, Queensland Rod draws his inspiration from the natural beauty of the amazing coast and beaches he is surrounded by, and the breathtaking beauty of the hinterland region.

Rod is the creator and star of two TV shows, Plein...

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