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13 Videos (58m)
    • Trailer

    • Supplies

    • Transferring Drawing to Paper

    • Loading the Brush

    • First wash

    • Second Wash - Head and Body

    • Adding Detail

    • Beak and Eye

    • Wings Stage 1

    • Wing Stage 2

    • Finishing off the Body

    • Tail Feathers

    • Feet and Log


About This Class

Discover how professional artist Louise De Masi uses a variety of different watercolour techniques to paint this gorgeous Sun Conure. In this 58 minute step by step tutorial you can watch over Louise's shoulder as she demonstrates some of the techniques she uses to create her beautiful bird paintings that are sold all around the world. 




When you enroll in the class you will have access to the reference photo of the Sun Conure and a line drawing so you can paint along with Louise.

You will discover how Louise:

  • Transfers her drawing onto the paper
  • Picks up paint with the brush
  • Apples washes
  • Works wet on wet
  • Works wet on dry
  • Creates deliberate 'blooms'
  • Paints detail
  • Blends colours on the paper
  • Soften edges
  • Builds colour
  • Corrects a mistake

12 of 12 students recommendSee All

very descriptive and beautifully done
I've only watched 2 of her videos so far but, I've learned new techniques in each! She breaks each video down in such a way that's easy to follow along and enjoyable. Would highly recommend!
Great teacher! Many good techniques were demonstrated





Louise De Masi

Artist - capturing beauty with watercolour

Louise De Masi is a professional watercolour artist and a qualified school teacher from Australia.

Louise has a Bachelor of Education degree and has worked as a school teacher within Australia. She is co-author of a watercolor painting instruction book by Walter Foster- titled 'The Art of Painting Sea Life in Watercolor'. Her work has been featured in Australian Artist's Palette Magazine, Australian Country Craft Magazine and The Sydney Morning Herald. She is represen...

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