Jump-Start into Watercolor Premium class

Ekaterina Smirnova

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8 Videos (19m)
    • Jump-start into Watercolor!

    • Watercolor Paint

    • Watercolor Paper

    • Watercolor Brushes

    • Types of perspective

    • Light and shadow

    • Monochromatic landscape

    • Skillshare ekaterina smirnova step by step landscape


About This Class

Always wanted to paint with watercolor? These classes are a perfect start! 
You will be surprised how easy it is to start making your own artwork. I will guide you through the materials and techniques of working with watercolor.


I this series of classes you will LEARN ABOUT:

- watercolor paint;
- differences between types of watercolor paper;
- watercolor brushes;
- how to make a color palette;
- types of perspective;
- monochromatic painting;


Step by step watercolor demo "Painting an evening plain-air"
By the end of the class you will have a complete painting of your own!


- rough watercolor paper, preferably 140 lb and thicker;
- small and medium size of soft bristle brushes with a pointy end;
- pencil, eraser;
- watercolor paints (pans or tubes);
- ceramic/plastic/metallic palette for mixing colors;
- water;
- kitchen paper towels.

For more tutorials on watercolor and step by step demos, please visit www.youtube.com/ekaterinasmirnova

Visit Ekaterina-Smirnova.com

Music used in these videos:

Present Day, Jammy Jams;
Bluebird, Jammy Jams;
I Knew a Guy by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)Source: http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100199Artist: http://incompetech.com/

11 of 11 students recommendSee All

well done short tutorials covering many of the basics for getting started in watercolors
Good class on watercolors. Final work looks great.
Milan Glozić

Painter, illustrator, Designer

Great class! I'm really excited to begin my project and I hope to see more classes from Ekaterina on Skillshare!
Ve Le Sage

drawing and literature