With a simple colour structure, you will learn the basics watercolour painting skills covering fundamental art principles. After this lesson, You may step further to develop your own choice of still life composition in daily life.
Just with one major colour and black tones, you will be able to handle the value pattern, colour mixing, relationship management between objects and find a way to harmonize the entire painting in a certain amount of flexibility.
Also it will be a very impressive project because of the contemporary design of form, colour and still life arrangement of objects. Developing from big image to fine small details, you may see how we can transform the flat two dimensional shapes objects into three dimensional bold forms.
Topics & techniques covered in this project:
Learning the artistic way of still life arrangement
Defining the value patterns for a main work plan
Applying appropriate brush techniques for different objects
Clarifying the shape and form in both term and watercolour application
Understanding distinction between shadow, reflection and dark colours
Managing details and achieving final balance
Holding Master Degree in Art Education and over thirty years professional experiences, Wenyun Hua's art is a combination of Eastern and Western style, an expression of journey between the two cultures and common understanding. Currently she teaches Art Meditation, Watercolour, Painting in Acrylic and Oil, Chinese Brush Painting, Art in Mixed Media, Drawing and Painting, Watercolour Woodblock Printmaking and Paper Art courses in various professional art education and art school settings in Toronto, CANADA.
She has greatest passion to share the joy of breaking boundary, open-mind and unlimited creativity. She gained a numerous grants and awards for her art and teaching. Her artwork can be found in collections throughout North America, Europe, Australia and Asia.
StartArrange and Sketch The Project (6:23)
StartA Fundamental Wash For Black Bottles (7:04)
StartPaint Flowers and Second Wash on Bottles (12:36)
StartPaint Intensive Layer on Bottles (6:51)
StartPaint Leaves for Flowers (7:09)
StartPaint the Pink Lemons (4:33)
StartAdd Background in Depth (12:22)
StartExpand Background, Self-critical Review to Close the Project (13:30)