Watercolour for beginners #3

An easy and fun course for the new-to-art and painting.
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  • Lectures 17
  • Length 36 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2015 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?

  • This course is for beginners and you will learn all you need to know with the courese

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn about the skills involved in painting a wash
  • Learn how to create shadows
  • Learn how easy watercolour can be
  • Learn how to create a sky with a wash
  • Learn how to create a multicolour sky with a wash
  • Learn how to dry brush details on a watercolour
  • Learn how easy watercolour can be
  • Learn to paint trees easily

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is meant for anyone who loves watercolour and wants to learn watercolour techniques

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 Watercolour 3

You find out about the new projects you get to create and what you need.

Section 2: Basic information about watercolour

A short description of how to choose watercolour paper and how to cut it.


How to choose watercolour brushes.


Learn all about watercolour paint and what you need.


A short exercise on how to use your brush to create skinny lines.

Section 3: Project #1 A landscape with birds

How to do a wash using multiple colours.


You will learn how to do a multiple colour wash.


This very short step on the second step of painting the land mass.


This step involves painting some birds in the sky.


A summary of what we have done and some variations on the subject. Then, a short information session on watercolour history.

Section 4: The second project: A fisherman

An easy step-by-step drawing.


Learn how to create a wash in the sky.


A second wash for the lake/water.


A special technique on how to create trees the quick and easy way.


Small details and the trick to dry brush.


Adding more details to the fisherman.


A summary of the lesson with more ideas.

5 questions

A review of what we have learned.

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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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