Painting Water In Watercolor

Easy Ways To Add This Difficult Element To Your Watercolor Paintings

Passages in your painting that are supposed to represent water can be tricky. It is a difficult landscape element to paint because it has many different looks. And it can be difficult to paint because it is constantly moving.

Getting good looking, realistic looking water in your paintings can be made easier by learning to simpify, paying attention to the textures and edges, and with skillful use of value contrasts.

These video painting lesson cover various ways to paint water by capturing simplified impressions of a complex subject.