Watercolor Portraits - Dynamic Atmosphere and Whimsical Skin Tones

Arleesha Yetzer, Watercolor Illustrator & YouTube Artist

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8 Videos (26m)
    • Introduction

      0:46
    • Materials

      1:49
    • Mixing Skin Tones

      3:48
    • Creating Color Palettes

      3:32
    • Value Thumbnail Sketches

      3:36
    • Sketching and Creating Mood

      4:34
    • Building Contrast

      5:13
    • Finishing Touches

      2:47
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About This Class

The watercolor portrait can be a beautiful, expressive thing. In this class, I'm going to show you a few different techniques for mixing skin tones, how to create cohesive color palettes, and take you through all the steps I enjoy when preparing and creating loose, colorful watercolor portraits. 

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Instructor provides a lot of relevant information and techniques for a flowing style of watercolor portraits.
Excellent. I recommend
Amazing class and very inspiring, I love using this colors and technique.

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Arleesha Yetzer

Watercolor Illustrator & YouTube Artist

Arleesha is a watercolor artist and YouTube creator based in the northeastern United States. Her work primarily features dynamic and whimsical representations of the human figure. Primary professional endeavors include her budding YouTube channel with a current subscriber community of over 20 thousand as well as this growing library of Skillshare classes!

Here, you'll find classes on anatomy, figure drawing, and watercolor techniques - all directed to help you improve your port...

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