Are you someone who has a deep love for birds and is always ready to take on a new and exciting creative endeavor?
If this sounds like you, then you are in luck because this course has been specifically designed with you in mind! Not only will you have the opportunity to recreate a reference photo on paper, but you will also have the chance to explore and expand your artistic abilities in ways you never thought possible.
- Gain insights into the workings of watercolors
- Master the art of color mixing
- Learn water techniques for creating realistic bird drawing
- Explore the nuances of painting feathery textures
- Uncover hidden watercolor techniques to achieve remarkable results
This course is meticulously crafted to provide you with the necessary skills and techniques to master watercolor styles. By combining both realistic and impressionistic styles, you will be able to create stunning and captivating artwork that truly stands out. Say goodbye to amateurish drawings and coloring book pages as you embark on a journey to explore the foundational aspects of watercolor. Through this course, you will gain the knowledge and confidence to produce lifelike and 3D art that will leave a lasting impression.
Each stage of the course is meticulously explained and demonstrated, ensuring that you have a thorough understanding of the process. The course starts by delving into color palettes and the key elements that bring your artwork to life, making it both realistic and distinctive.
From there, you will have the opportunity to sketch two delightful birds, honing your skills and gaining confidence in your artistic abilities. As you progress, the course will guide you through the intricacies of color mixing and paint preparation, equipping you with the knowledge and techniques necessary to create stunning avian masterpieces. With expert guidance provided from start to finish, you can rest assured that you will receive the support and instruction needed to bring your artistic vision to fruition.
Who this course is for
- Watercolor enthusiasts who already have some experience in painting with this medium and familiar with watercolor basics. It is an intermediate-level course.
- Students who tend to paint the same object and haven't tried painting birds before.
- People who enjoy challenges!
- If you are starting out and like to take up challenges, jump right in because I explain every step I took and you will be able to follow!
What you'll learn
- How to use the mixed watercolor technique in one painting.
- How to work wet-on-wet and in glazing techniques.
- How to create realistic feathers, eyes, beaks, wings of birds.
- How to work with light and shadow to create impressive contrasts.
- How to mix colors harmoniously and achieve a clean mix.
- You need to have a basic understanding of watercolor.
- You need art materials (high-quality watercolor paper, watercolor paints, brushes, pencil etc).
- You need to download a reference photo (attached in this class) to use for your painting.