Watercolor with Me : Falling Snow Holiday Cards

Jessica Sanders, Artist, Instructor, Designer

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10 Videos (1h 12m)
    • Welcome!

    • Supplies

    • Falling Snow Textures - One Color pt 1

    • Falling Snow Texture - Multicolored pt 2

    • Falling Snow Texture Results

    • How To Draw a Snowflake

    • Falling Snow - Card 1

    • Falling Snow - Card 2

    • Falling Snow - Card 3

    • Project & Thank You!


About This Class

Hi, I’m Jessica Sanders, a self-taught mixed media artist who loves exploring art and sharing it with you!

Let’s watercolor together!  In this beginner class, I will teach you 4 easy ways to create a falling snow effect in watercolor.  I will also teach you how to draw a simple snowflake.  Then, we will make 3 watercolor paintings that can be turned into holiday cards or be framed to be given as wonderful handmade gifts for your friends and family.


Painting falling snow in watercolor - 4 techniques.

Drawing simple snowflakes.


  • Watercolor paint
  • White gouache, white watercolor paint, or white acrylic paint
  • Salt
  • Isopropyl alcohol
  • White gel pen
  • Watercolor paper
  • Watercolor paint brush
  • Cardstock for card base
  • Water
  • Paper towel or tissue


There are so many great holiday/winter watercolor painting classes on Skillshare.  Here are a few that I am enjoying:

Ron Mulvey:  Celebrating With Light: For Every Occasion

Diana Nemesu:  Draw & Paint: Holiday Pets

Amarilys Henderson:  Watercolor Wonderland - Paint + Design for the Holidays

Yasmina Creates:  You Can Draw Christmas Cuties! Step by Step Cute Characters

17 of 17 students recommendSee All

Another great class Jessica, thank you so much! I LOVED exploring white media and wet/dry techniques like this!
Laetitia Phan

Creativity explorer | IG @laetitiaphanart

Such fun and inspiring class!!!!! Loved it!
Elena Fay

Watercolor Artist & Fashion Illustrator





Jessica Sanders

Artist, Instructor, Designer

My name is Jessica Sanders of ColorMeCreativeArt.com. I am super happy to be here with you on Skillshare.

I live in Houston, Texas with my wonderful husband and four awesome kids, who are growing up so fast! I am a full time artist/maker, blogger, and YouTuber. I am also a designer for Chameleon Art Products - and I teach on Skillshare!

I have been making art my whole life. It began with paint-by-numbers with my dad, craft and painting projects with my grandmother, and pro...

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