barbara sparks

Watercolor artist and teacher

LIQUID MASKING FLUID often leaves sharp edges, which will not work well with waterscapes.  Here is one solution using gouache, to soften and move the water.   (Click on arrow in picture.  If you are on your phone, tilt the phone horizontally, so that the entire screen will show up.)

WET-ON-WET  This Christmas card was painted entirely using a wet-on-wet process.

LIGHT & SHADOW This is a great youtube video on light and shadow.    (Click HERE)

These little lessons are not in any order...just from questions and events from wonderful watercolor artists...

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CONTENTS

  1. Trees - the splatter method NEW!
  2. Wet on wet Christmas Cards
  3. Gouaches to create water
  4. Light and Shadow

TREES - The spatter method

Such an easy way to paint trees!