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Painting Birds in Watercolor    NEW!



A course that takes inspiration from the winged creatures of the world — Birds. Their fascinating colors, their feathered texture, their details all painted in watercolors is the perfect way to appreciate nature’s beauty.

With step by step instructions, students will learn the basic techniques of watercolor painting and how to draw and paint birds from a reference (image). This course will also take the students through the types of materials and tools that one can use to the techniques in handling the medium. Students will not only learn the anatomy of birds but also learn about value, basic composition, color mixing, blending and the mechanics of watercolors. Approaches such as ‘wet on wet’ and working in layers will be introduced. With demonstrations and constant guidance, brushwork exercises in every class, they will be able to create their own paintings. This course will equip the students with basic knowledge and an understanding of the medium and leave them feeling comfortable to pursue their passion for watercolors!

 

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