Thursday, May 3, 2012

A closer look at watercolour painting techniques. By Elizabeth Tyler

SEE THE WHOLE VIDEO with explanatory subtitles here: http://www.mindbites.com/lesson/6018-a-closer-look-at-watercolour-painting-techniques
Here the artist shows how she continuously makes changes and corrections while working on one of her large watercolour paintings.
The video includes:
The use of different brushes, pens, pencils, ruler pens, colour sharpers and sponges etc.
Using masking fluid.
Keeping control while using wet into wet techniques.
Different ways of correcting.
Softening transitions.
Painting drops of water.
See her new book, more paintings and lithographs at http://www.elizabethtyler.com
Or follow her blog at
http://elizabethtyler-artist.blogspot.com/