Paint a Minimalistic Florals: Strelitzia
Inside this watercolor course
Let’s dive into the floral world with a new perspective!
Let’s focus solely on a flower and colors, and forget about the composition and complications of a background. Let’s keep the background clean and the flower simple using the alla-prima technique. And have fun mixing all those vibrant colors.
YOU WILL DISCOVER
Wet-on-dry watercolor technique
And paint the whole flower using this one technique!
Do not miss out on special exercises to practice creating stunning mixed washes!
You will briefly use the negative space technique to create petal outlines.
Alla prima technique
At the end of the course, you will realize that you painted a whole artwork just in one attempt without coming back to the same layer. This means you used alla prima technique!
Finally, you will create a piece where a single flower is at the center of attention. Your painting will look amazing in a minimalistic interior.
In this course, you will create a simple yet beautiful bird of paradise flower mastering your mixed wash. Every petal and sepal will be performed in a mixed wash and in one attempt. Tempting?
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Course level: Beginner
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Easy To Follow Lessons
Every course has a clear structure: from art tools to a color palette to the first layer. Every stroke is demonstrated from 2 angles and every technique is explained. And if you have questions you can always ask us directly.
Strong Theoretical Basis
No guess-work and intuitive painting. Our lessons are based on theory and academic knowledge which give students the ability to paint with confidence. You will not only know the "how" but also "the why".
Watercolor techniques you will explore
The anatomy of strelitzia & learning about every part of it
How to select art materials for a minimalistic floral painting.
How to create stunning petals & sepals as a mixed wash. Additional exercise is provided!
Mastering wet-on-dry watercolor technique.
How to create an impressive flower painting just in one layer.
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Lessons in this watercolor course
Minimalistic Florals: Strelitzia - 3 mins
Art tools for this painting - 5 mins
Color palette for a strelitzia - 4 mins
Anatomy of a strelitzia flower - 2 mins
Exercise: mixed wash. Part 1 - 7 mins
Exercise: mixed wash. Part 2 - 4 mins
Pencil sketch of strelitzia - 5 mins
First watercolor layer on a flower - 5 mins
Painting remaining sepals - 7 mins
Painting a spathe - 5 mins
Painting blue-purple petals - 7 mins
Finish up your painting with a stem - 4 mins
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Meet your teacher, Yana
Professional Watercolor Artist
Yana is a professional award-winning watercolor artist with more than 10 years of experience.
She’s tried different techniques and approaches to watercolor.
She hosted weekly workshops in Thailand and organized classes and art events in different countries of Asia and Europe.
Her work was group-exhibited in Vietnam and Spain, and original pieces are now in private collections around the world.
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