Basic watercolor techniques and mixing

Basic watercolor techniques and mixing - student project

Thank you Rachael for this class! I should have taken it before the portrait one. ;-) 

I didn't do the Mixing color wheel or the browns/blacks/neutrals mixes, as I had done something similar before, but I got intrigued by the glazing mix, and I really love the effect! Much more vibrant it seems than mixing and then applying the color. Here is my wheel:

Basic watercolor techniques and mixing - image 1 - student project

Then I had fun with the duck and the sunset landscape:

Basic watercolor techniques and mixing - image 2 - student project

 

Claude C
Acrylics and watercolor artist