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Teaching about all of the supplies necessary to get started working in Watercolor (Lessons 1 through 3 or 5?)
Introduction: What Is Watercolor?
-There are different types of watercolor–what white does to a watercolor paint (gouache) casien, etc. First manufacture in the mid 1800s etc.
-It’s a challenging medium.
-SUPPLIES PDF SHEET (includes budget supplies list of supplies for getting started under $30!)
PART ONE: The Importance of Paper
PART TWO: Selecting and Caring For Your Brushes
PART THREE: Building Your Palette
One of the most crucial factors for success in watercolor painting is the paper! In this lesson, I’ll explain the various types of watercolor paper, so you’ll understand how to select the right kind for your needs. Please Note Disclosure: I am an affiliate of Blick Art Materials, where I shop all the time myself! … Continue reading Watercolor Workstation: Part One
Wherein we learn about: PART TWO: Selecting and Caring For Your Brushes -Natural vs. Synthetic -Water for rinse and for mixing -Sponge, cloth, blotter -Wet your brush with water before dipping in paint, to protect the furrelle, and keep paint from getting up there
Time to learn about: PART THREE: Building Your Palette -the only three colors you need -warms vs. cools -neutrals -Pan vs. Tube Paints (how to reactivate them (remembering to care for the brush) -Brands of paint