Mevagissey, a beautiful Cornish fishing village. Artists come from all over the country and the world to paint this beautiful harbour. If you want to have a go at painting this timeless place save the image below and show me what you can do. If your not already a member of Pure Watercolour, please subscribe and upload your finished painting in the forum for other members to see. Pure Watercolour welcomes complete beginners and advanced artists. Come and share your knowledge and experience of watercolor painting.
Hi all, Howard posted his painting on Pure Watercolour and needed a bit of help. I looked at the ref image and thought it would make an excellent lesson so thought it better to produce a video than to try to explain to Howard how I would do it.
Mines far from perfect but I enjoyed painting it very much. Hope you all have ago, looking forward to seeing your efforts.
- Alizarine Crimson
- Permenant Magenta
- Cobalt Blue
- Prussian Blue
- Cadmium Yellow
This watercolour demonstration will help you understand colour, shadows, lights and dark’s (values) The tips in this demonstration teach’s you how to soften edges, create light and interest in your work. Don’t worry if you haven’t got the exact colours just use what is closest in your paint box. The most important thing is to have a go.
After completing your painting drop by the forum where members critique each others work. Personally I can’t critique all work but will do my best to critique some.
Here is some of my ideas for painting 5-minute watercolour greetings cards. These cards make great gifts for family or friends or can be sold at craft fairs, Ebay, Etsy, local shops etc.
Any questions feel free to ask 🙂
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