A Familiar Face: Exercise for First-Time Watercolorists
March 10, 2016

A Familiar Face: Exercise for First-Time Watercolorists

Watercolor painting relies on a variety of principles relating to brushwork, control and the physics of water. While at first glance it seems very simple, but watercolor can be quite complex. Making use of a range of application techniques will raise the image from a simple painting exercise to a serious watercolor work. High-school students […]

Building A Strong Foundation / Lesson 7 of 10
February 10, 2016

Building A Strong Foundation / Lesson 7 of 10

Lesson 7 of 10 Watercolor Still-Life Work by Debi West I love to teach my students the magic of watercolor painting! As a watercolor artist, it’s one of my favorite lessons. It’s all about the experimentation and learning to trust that, often, watercolor is going to do what it wants to do. I often call this lesson, […]