Painting Birds in Watercolor
Each week students will follow along with me as we draw and paint semi-realistic, exotic birds in watercolor.
In this class students will follow along with me each week as we learn how to paint different, exotic birds in watercolor. This class will help students become comfortable using a paintbrush as well as using watercolor paints. This class is great for beginners as well as more experienced watercolorists as we will cover basic, foundational watercolor techniques such as such as wet on wet, wet on dry, and dry on dry as well as more advanced applications of these techniques. Students will learn...
1 file available upon enrollment1. Pencil 2. Eraser 3. Watercolor paper: I will be using Arches 140lb cold pressed watercolor paper. I will be using a 6in x 9in sheet of paper. 4. Water cups: 1 for clean 1 for dirty water 5. Paint brushes: You will want a range of sizes. I recommend round, pointed tip brushes as these allow you to create both large and small brush strokes. Please use whatever brushes you feel most comfortable with. 6. Paper towel/rag: for cleaning our brushes 7. Paint: Standard watercolor set 8. Palette: Most watercolor palettes have one built in, if yours does not, a glass/plastic/ceramic bowl or plate will work just fine 9. Masking, painters, or Washi tape 10. Reference photo I will provide each week Optional supplies: 11. White ink, gouache, or acrylic paint
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Meet the teacher
Hi, I’m Annika and I love all things arts and crafts related. I teach watercolor and acrylic classes. In both of these I will teach your children different ways to hold a paintbrush in order to achieve various effects. We will also learn different...
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Live video meetings
1-10 learners per class