Watercolor with Me

——   Created by Jessica Sanders

Beautiful Birch Trees

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Hi, I’m Jessica Sanders, watercolor and mixed-media artist, who loves exploring art and sharing it with you!

Watercolor with Me: Beautiful Birch Trees

Let's paint some beautiful birch trees!

In this class for every level, we will explore painting quick and easy watercolor birch trees. We will be using an unusual tool for watercolor - a palette knife! That's right - we are using a palette knife to paint with watercolor! We will also experiment with watercolor crystals called Brusho.  

First, we will talk about supplies, and warmup with the techniques we will be using in this class. 

Then, I will demonstrate 6 different birch tree paintings! We will start with a practice painting, and gradually add a little more difficulty as we go. Most paintings can be completed in 5-10 minutes. The most complex painting only takes about 20 minutes!! This is such a fun and easy technique!  

Your lovely birch tree paintings will make great holiday or Christmas cards!!

The course project

For your project, please submit:

  • Your warmup exercise
  • Your birch tree painting (s)

I can hardly wait to see what you create!!

As always, please share your projects, and don't hesitate to ask any questions you may have!

Thank you so much for taking my class, sharing your work, and leaving your reviews! I am honored to share my love of watercolor and creativity with you!

xoxo,

Jessica

P. S. If you love this class, please leave a review to help other students decide whether to take this class or not. And, please share it with your friends!

13 Lessons

0:01:14
Welcome
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0:03:56
Supplies
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0:10:53
Warmup 1
0:06:21
Warmup 2
0:04:39
Blue Birch Practice Painting
0:04:00
Purple Birch
0:05:08
Gray Birch with Gradient Background
0:03:57
Brusho Birch 1
0:02:36
Brusho Birches 2
0:05:58
Next Level Birch Part 1
0:04:59
Next Level Birch Part 2
0:01:58
Project and Thank You
0:06:15
Bonus Sketchbook Flip
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About the instructor

I'm Jessica, an artist, online teacher, and content creator, living in Houston, Texas. My passion is exploring art, creativity, and art supplies! It makes me happy to explore, to find the answer to "what if," and to share it with you. My mission is to help others experience the joy …

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