Artistsnetwork.tv favorite, Terry Harrison, clearly demonstrates through the use of Acrylic paint, how to effectively achieve ‘trees’ adopting watercolor and oil painting techniques. Through this tutorial you can expect to achieve transparent washes, blend thick opaque color, add mediums to thicken and thin color and incorporate brushstrokes into the composition. The result, two extremely quick and lifelike trees. Impressed!!?
More from cherished artist Terry Harrison, with him this time creating rocks/boulders lining a meandering stream. He uses three brushes and a handful of colors to create a truly convincing image.Watch as he uses wha he calls the ‘credit card’ technique to scrape into the foreground layer of dark ultramarine to reveal a textured surface which resembles that of a weathered boulder. Incredibly it is all done in 5 minutes. What are you waiting for?
Here Terry Harrison showcases his abilities to help you paint convincing reflections of trees within a lake. Effortless brushstrokes and minimal time allows easy practice for this classic and vital watercolor technique. Terry then goes on to tackle the mountain tops using a different medium, masking fluid. Learn to use this versatile medium and you’re halfway there as a watercolor artist!!