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Learn how to paint flowers from a reference photo without copying it with help from Birgit O’Connor. Watch as Birgit uses wet-into-wet and wet-into-dry watercolor techniques to paint a close up flower. Follow along with her step-by-step tutorial to learn how to create smooth washes for petals, use shadows to add dimension, and how to “punch out” the flower by with a dark background. See Materials List
About Birgit O'Connor: Birgit is a self-taught watercolor artist who specializes in florals and landscapes. Birgit’s award-winning work appears in galleries nationwide, and she has been recognized and published in over 24 national and international artist publications, including The Artist’s Magazine, Watercolor Artist, and more. The author of several instructional videos as well as popular books, Watercolor Essentials and Watercolor in Motion (from North Light books), Birgit teaches workshops regularly, sharing her techniques for creating expressive watercolors. To see her art and workshop schedule visit www.birgitoconnor.com/.
Runtime | Producer: 00:38:18 - Birgit O'Connor