Watercolor Portraits - Dynamic Atmosphere and Whimsical Skin Tones | Arleesha Yetzer | Skillshare

Watercolor Portraits - Dynamic Atmosphere and Whimsical Skin Tones

Arleesha Yetzer, Watercolor Illustrator & YouTube Artist

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11 Lessons (43m)
    • 1. Introduction

      0:46
    • 2. Materials

      1:49
    • 3. Mixing Skin Tones

      3:48
    • 4. Creating Color Palettes

      3:32
    • 5. Value Thumbnail Sketches

      3:36
    • 6. EXAMPLE 1: Sketching and Creating Mood

      4:34
    • 7. EXAMPLE 1: Building Contrast

      5:13
    • 8. EXAMPLE 1: Finishing Touches

      2:47
    • 9. EXAMPLE 2: Sketching and Atmosphere

      6:15
    • 10. EXAMPLE 2: Building Contrast and Structure

      7:16
    • 11. EXAMPLE 2: Final Details

      3:08
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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.