Field Guide Watercolors

Field Guide Watercolors:


  • Three or more plants
  • Descriptions for each plant
  • Use wet on wet, dry brush, and wash techniques
  • Mixed colors
  • Painting is from observation

Keep in mind:

  • Use complementary colors to neutralize colors and create value
  • Don’t just use one color green!
  • Use the descriptions to focus your ideas on how to paint the plants

Here are some great videos that walk you through different watercolor techniques


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