Watercolour for beginners #6

Two lessons to develop your watercolour skills
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  • Lectures 16
  • Length 42 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?

  • All the information you need is in the course
  • All you need is to be willing to try painting in watercolour

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn how to use salt to create a snow storm
  • Learn how to paint a wash
  • Learn how to paint rocks
  • Learn how to do a multicolour wash
  • Learn how to add snow
  • Learn how to add shadows
  • Learn how to dry brush
  • Learn how to paint birch trees

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone interested in painting in watercolour
  • Anyone who loves art
  • The course is only for beginners

What you get with this course?

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

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Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
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Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: An introduction to the course.

A short review of the projects we are going to create.

Section 2: Basic information you need to know before you start.

A lesson on how to choose watercolour paper and what to do with it.


A short explanation on how to choose a watercolour brush.


How to choose watercolour paint.


An exercise on how to use your brush to create skinny lines.

Section 3: Project # 1 Birch trees in a landscape

An easy step-by-step drawing.


A wash in the sky with a mixed colour wash on the ground area.


Making a rock look 3-D - easy too.


The large expanse of background trees are done with a wash....easy too.


A mini step - creating a light grey for a shadow.


Small details that make a difference for the project.


A description of the project.

Section 4: Project # 2 A purple winter scene
Project 2 The introduction, the sky and the ground

A short step to add trees.


A spattering exercise for the snow.


A review of the projects and the whole series of courses. Just a few extra details too.

5 questions

A review of what we have 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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