Open Inquiry

Watercolour—The Beginning

Materials: Strathmore 140lb 6x9in watercolour pad, QOR Mini 12 colour watercolour paints, a 3/4 wash, size 8 round and size 1 round brush

These are two of my first experiments using watercolour paints. They were done following AhmadArt‘s tutorial on YouTube. I chose to do a simple beach scene to get used to blending colours and judging the amount of water to use. I did the green one first, and I found that my brush strokes were already improving in the second painting. I plan to paint these scenes again at the end of the semester as a way of measuring my progress.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s