Cart 0
Watercolor Crash Course with Lauren Arno

Watercolor Crash Course with Lauren Arno

$ 25.00

BUY ONCE, GET LIFETIME ACCESS TO ALL CLASS CONTENT

Overview

Dive deep into watercolors with artist and art teacher Lauren Arno (aka Icky Sticky Art Star). You'll get the full, 4-part class video on Monday, Sept. 24. Then, on Wednesday, Sept. 26, Lauren will host a live video broadcast to answer your questions in realtime.

Outline

PART 1: INTRODUCTION
Learn what makes watercolors different from other media, the difference between translucent and opaque watercolors, how to get white highlights without using white paint and how to build up value.

PART 2: APPLICATION
Learn how to achieve different values by altering the amount of water you're using, and watch Lauren demonstrate various application techniques (wet on wet, dry on wet, dry on dry) and how you can use a range of materials (salt, alcohol, etc.) to achieve special effects.

PART 3: PAINT A PORTRAIT! 
Learn how to achieve dynamic effects and textures by employing various watercolor techniques throughout the process of painting a portrait.

PART 4: TIPS & TRICKS
Learn how how to add depth to your shadows and turn them into "galaxies of swirling colors," create a color palette that reflects mood and other bits of watercolor wisdom that Lauren has earned during years of working with watercolor.

LIVE Q&A
On Wednesday, Sept. 26, Lauren will host a live video Q&A to answer your questions about the class and watercolor in general. Don't worry if you can't attend the live Q&A – you will get access to a recording immediately after it's over.

FAQs

What tools and materials do I need to take this class?

  • A size 6 or 8 round watercolor brush
  • 140lb or heavier watercolor paper
  • A basic set of pan or tube paints that has a warm and cool version of red, blue and yellow
  • A pencil, preferably a drafting pencil with hard lead
  • Coarse salt
  • Paper towels or napkins
  • Masking tape
  • Water!

What skill level do I need for this class?

Beginner to intermediate

Do I get lifetime access to the class?

Yes! Your purchase gets you lifetime access to ALL class content.

Can I go at my own pace?

Yes! You get lifetime access to ALL class content after it comes out, so you can effectively go at your own pace.

What is your refund policy?

You can get a full refund with no questions asked anytime before Monday, Sept. 24.

Any Questions?

Contact us. We'll reply asap.

 



More from this collection