Watercolour Painting – Week 2

In the the first week of watercolour painting we learned the basics of the equipment used and some techniques.

This week we practiced the wet-in-wet techniques more:

wet-in-wet watercolour

We did our first real painting that was based on a sketch that everyone followed. My first watercolour painting is titled A Distant City (7.5″ X 5.5″ on paper):

a distant city - watercolour painting by jody cairns

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Watercolour Painting – Week 1
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13 Replies to “Watercolour Painting – Week 2”

  1. I don’t remember. You being the IT person in the family, I’m assuming you created a website for her to display and sell her work. Where is it?!

  2. Resist the urge to throw that away. Its a great beginning but I can hear you saying “imperfections” over and over.

    I am so proud of you!

  3. I think I will stick with being a sandwich artist..or con artist…I gotta find that creature comfort video with the gorilla painting….phillip will probably find it before me…

  4. Interesting blog ! Gosh, this better be a great adventure … with proper instruction … since you’re sharing it with the world. I’ll check back from time to time … just to see how we’re doing !

  5. Oh my, Joan, my watercolour painting instructor, is reading this site. I feel pressure to post something interesting and useful now!

    I AM going to be posting more information about watercolor painting, in addition to my experience in the course.

    Welcome to our tiny corner of the web, Joan!

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