Andy Evansen: Secrets of Painting Watercolor Outdoors


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Andy Evansen: Secrets of Painting Watercolor Outdoors

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Discover the Best Kept Secrets of Painting Watercolor Outdoors


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This video walks you through the step-by-step process and includes:

  • How to create a value study
  • A step-by-step painting demonstration from start to finish
  • An interview with Andy Evansen
  • A show of the artist’s work

Master watercolorist Andy Evansen shares his decades of experience and the secrets to creating a great watercolor painting. This video shows you the steps for a winning composition, how to nail the values every time, how to avoid watercolor problems, and how to blend shapes for a more pleasing painting. You’ll learn to lead the viewer’s eye, use darks to design a scene, create believable reflections, paint skies effectively, and make use of spontaneous brushstrokes, as well as discover how to build a color palette ー and much more.

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You’ll learn:

  • How to create a powerful and pleasing composition
  • The ideal painting setup
  • The complete color palette
  • How to take average compositions and make them spectacular with a few small changes
  • How to master values by creating and using value studies
  • How to avoid trouble in your painting
  • How to merge and blend shapes for a more pleasing look
  • How to catch and lead the viewer’s eye
  • How to use darks as a tool to design a scene
  • Essential drawing skills
  • How to create realistic impressions in water
  • How to lift highlights
  • How to paint details
  • How to know what to leave out of a painting
  • How to give the eye rest
  • Dry-brush techniques you can use to your advantage
  • How to make light and sun feel realistic
  • How to give brushstrokes the feel of spontaneity while keeping control
  • Remove excess water in your painting
  • The important steps for creating a realistic underwash
  • How to paint spectacular skies
  • Using color and grays to keep the painting pleasing
  • How to make whites and lights pop in the painting

 

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