Hi friends! I’ll be back with a free live watercolor painting lesson at 12:30pm Eastern Time today on YouTube! We will paint a teacup with grapes from this amazing photo by Lillian Bell at Paint my Photo!
Here is a pattern you can print and transfer to your watercolor paper if you like:
We are only using 4 colours in this painting, feel free to substitute with the closest you have: New Gamboge (warm yellow), Napthol Red (neutral red), Burnt Sienna (warm brown) and Ultramarine Blue (warm blue.) In the swatch below you can see some of the mixes we can achieve from these colors.
You can catch the live show or the replay in the player below but if you want to chat and ask questions be sure to watch on YouTube.
Supplies available from sponsor Jerry’s Artarama:
- M Graham Watercolors (Ultramarine, Gamboge, Napthol Red, Burnt Sienna)
- Arches #140 CP watercolor paper (torn to 11″x15″)
- Brushes: Mimik Kolinski and Mimik Squirrel
- Eraser (white vinyl)
- Water buckets
- Reference photo by Lillian Bell at Paint my Photo.
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Remember any Craftsy class you buy after clicking my link helps financially support my channel and enables me to share free tutorials with you daily. I hope to see you at 12:30pm Eastern Time today for this fun and free live painting class! Til then happy crafting!