Watercolour for beginners #2

The basics you need for success.
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  • Lectures 14
  • Length 35 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 10/2015 English

Course Description

Watercolour is a fun and easy. Once you learn the basic steps, painting will be a joy. This course will teach you all about the materials you will need and guide you to create two easy projects. You can complete this course in two hours if you follow the step-by-step process. There are hints and pointers in every lesson. Two techniques are taught per lesson. You will learn how to create a wash, how dry brush, how to use your brush to create different effects, how to choose your paint, how to choose watercolour paper, how to use salt to make it look like it is snowing and more. These are the successful lessons that have been used for beginner students before. I have chosen my students' favorite lessons show you. You can enjoy these lessons too. By the end of the series, you should be able to paint in watercolours all by yourself.

What are the requirements?

  • A love of watercolour.
  • All the basic information will be covered so no prior knowledge is necessary.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • You will learn how easy watercolour painting is.
  • You will learn how to finish details in watercolour.
  • You will learn how much fun watercolour painting is.
  • You will learn all about watercolour paper.
  • You will learn all about watercolour brushes.
  • You will learn how to draw for a watercolour painting.
  • You will learn how to make skinny lines.
  • You will learn how to do a wash in watercolour.
  • You will learn how to use your brush in different ways.

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone interested in watercolour.
  • Anyone that loves art and wants to try watercolour.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction to the course

A brief description of what we will paint in this course.

Section 2: Art materials

A description of how to choose your paper and take care of it.


A short description on how to choose your paint


A description of how to choose watercolour paint.


An exercise on how to create skinny lines in watercolour

Section 3: Project #1

Step 1 Learn how to create a wash and and an easy way to make clouds.


Learn an easy technique to create grass


Learn an simple way to create a wood texture


A short summary and last bits of advice.

Section 4: Project #2 The Pansy

The drawing for a pansy- easy and fast.


The first petals- quick and easy.


Easy steps- The stem and the middle of the flower.


The final step!


Final suggestions.

5 questions

A review of what we covered.

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Instructor Biography

Doris Charest, Contemporary Fine Art Instructor

Mixed media and contemporary art are my specialty. I love color, texture and a more contemporary art. I am here to teach you to abandon yourself to exploration and experimental techniques. I have been published in Somerset Studio and Leisure Painter. I have been the recipient of the Sylvie Brabant award and received awards for my art work.

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