Spring Flowers in Watercolor

——   Created by Irina Trzaskos

Explore different Watercolor Styles

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Welcome to the class! Spring is a wonderful season and spring flowers are a beautiful subject to paint in watercolor. In this class, we will be painting spring flowers and exploring different modern watercolor styles.

I enjoyed creating this class and I hope you will like it.

If you are new to the watercolor medium and would like to understand it better, I have 2 classes on watercolor basics:

Essential Watercolor Techniques for Beginners (in this class I am explaining how to paint a realistic tulip)

The Basics of Color Mixing in Watercolor

The classes are concise and fun.

This class is geared toward designers, illustrators or nature sketchers who use watercolor or are attracted to watercolor media.

Happy painting,

x Irina

The course project

Design brief:

Paint watercolor flowers using the techniques explained in this class. Upload pictures of your flowers to the project gallery of the class, optional upload pictures of your process and you inspiration.

During the class I used following supplies:

(You can use your favorite supplies, below I mentioned the brands I used)

  • Watercolor Paint (I use "White Nights" watercolor paints by Nevskaya Palitra)
  • Watercolor Paper (I used Canson, cold press 140lb)
  • Sharp pencil HB
  • Eraser
  • Watercolor brush #6 or #8
  • Medium size round watercolor brush with a good tip (I used Da Vinci Kolinsky Sable #4).
  • Small watercolor brush #2 (I used Da Vinci Kolinski Sable)
  • Paper towels
  • Paint palette
  • Water
  • Optional white gel pen or white gouache paint

I am looking forward to seeing your beautiful flowers!

x Irina

7 Lessons

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Mixing colors
Painting a Hyacinth in Ink and Watercolor
Painting a Daffodil in Realistic Style
Painting Tulips in a Painterly Style
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About the instructor

Hi, I am Irina - watercolor artist and illustrator.

Welcome to my channel dedicated to all Watercolor Beginners.

Here, I share my knowledge of watercolor, tips, tricks and techniques right from my studio in a small & beautiful town in Connecticut. In the last five years I taught over 65.000 …

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