Ball Jar

Acrylic Beginner – Blooms

First Phase Background Start with Background Top 2/3 of canvas French Ultramarine Blue, Magenta, Cadmium Yellow, Titanium White overlapping stripes up & down. Brush on Vertically. Soften colors together with a dry brush blending in the same direction as you go. Bottom 1/3 mix French Ultramarine Blue, Magenta, and a touch of Cadmium Yellow, mixed to a violet grey. Brush on lower part of...
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Orchid Lesson

Watercolor Beginner – Masking

First Phase Sketch & Mask Transfer or draw image of orchid onto paper or canvas. Using Utrecht Watercolor Paint Masking Fluid, apply around the edge of the flower. No need to block in whole flower, just the outline, then use care when painting around the masked area. Let mask dry thoroughly before painting. Tip: Masking fluid can ruin your brush. It's best to use an inexpensive brush to...
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