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Paint A Calm Seascape With Rocks


  • To use simplification to manage more complex subjects
  • Letting the Value Composition guide color choice and placement
  • Practicing with Value Compositions and Color Studies

About This Lesson

Rocks and a crashing wave – very typical seascape subject matter. It’s a complex scene but we’ll make it easy with large simple shapes, a simplified value composition and using very simple watercolor painting techniques!

The combination of many elements including moving water and the action of the waves makes this a complex subject. It may seem overwhelming to try to paint this in watercolor – or any medium – but, simplification is the key.

Lesson requires a WATERCOLOR ESSENTIALS or MASTERCLASS Membership.

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