My name is Tatiana, I am art historian, course producer and publisher. Together with best of contemporary artists of Russia we produce online painting courses. With my more than 20 years’ experience in arts and trainings, I do my best to create easy, effective techniques, with time-saving content and optimal course schedule. All courses have big audience in my country and now I bring them to you.
The teacher thoroughly explains the process of creation of a flower composition that matches the preciously made image of a young woman. The artist uses the mixed method, watercolor painting and graphic pencil toning, talking trough and demonstrating every stage of the work.
The course is suitable to all watercolor painting lovers, and for those who began the practical exploration of illustration. The level of training is not important, lesson is suitable as a novice and advanced training, as each artist has own tricks and secrets that you can use in your work.
Detailed lesson of how to use the hammer and pins to attach paper to the board.
You’ll learn how to outline petals and leafs, and avoid scratching the paper, so as to the lines wouldn’t be visible be under the watercolor layer.
In this part you’ll learn what tone is better for background flowers to “position” it more in distance, what colors you’ll need, and what brushes are required for watercolor painting and for washing way too dark parts.
This part will teach you step by step how to add volume to the flower, and how to work with its center. You’ll learn how to do glazing, and where it’s better to start doing it: from the general or from details, how to emphasize the center of the flower with the perfection of the nearest petals.
The teacher tells how to perfect the details, how to mix and “unexpected” color, what colors can be mixed, how to avoid “dirty” colors, why to avoid “open” colors, and why it is necessary to make the color scheme more complicated.
In this lesson you’ll learn how to make the work more complicated, how to wash out “hard” spots, how to add some dynamics to your works, and how to show scattered petals.
The author tells what brushes are better for various purposes in watercolor, how to perfect minor details, how to highlight the key parts and add shadows, how to show the depth inside the hairstyle, what paper is better to use for fashion illustration, and what paper is more convenient for pencil graphics.
This lesson tells you what pencils are good for hatch; the teacher gives recommendations about various pencil producers, about pencil markings. You’ll learn how to give volume to flowers by hatching above watercolor, what is the hardness preference, where to start, how to show your work’s light spot with the pencil, and how to choose right direction.
I specialize in the promotion of contemporary art.
I graduated from the Faculty of History, St. Petersburg State University and I am PhD in Art History. Author of books in the field of history of art and stained glass history. I has published over 100 articles in popular and scientific magazines. Member of international conferences in the field of art.
The organizer and leader of the largest specialized web resource on the history of stained glass art.
I organize exhibitions, workshops and art conferences. Here I present created under my leadership training video tutorials.
We work with the best artists and mentors to convey their knowledge to mankind.