In this video workshop, join Thomas Schaller as he shares 15 essential lessons for expressive watercolor painting! You'll start with an overview of Thomas' favorite materials before moving on to techniques and strategies to help you through the entire painting process, from choosing what to paint and designing a composition to working with gravity, harnessing edges, and layering values. Finally, Thomas demonstrates his tips for painting common subjects including skies, trees, water, and figures. No matter what your skill level, you'll love following along as Thomas distills his years of experience down into these straightforward and approachable watercolor painting exercises!
Thomas' watercolor essentials include:
Preview Watercolor Essentials with Thomas Schaller now to learn how what you don't include in your painting can be even more valuable than what you do!
Holbein pigments, artists’ grade or Daniel Smith Thomas Schaller palette
Thomas uses more sediment-based paints, rather than staining pigments
Thomas recommends Arches, Fabriano Artistico, Saunders Waterford, or Hahnemuhle
About the Artist
Following a 20-year career in New York City as an architect and architectural artist, Thomas Schaller is now based in Los Angeles where he devotes himself full-time to fine artwork in the watercolor medium. Mr. Schaller is one of the few watercolor artists to be featured in The American Masters Exhibition 2015 at the famed Salmagundi Club in NYC. His work has been included in major exhibitions in China, Thailand, Italy, Belgium, France, Spain, Russia, Turkey, Mexico, South Korea, Vietnam, Columbia, etc. He has authored two books: the best-selling, and AIA award winner, Architecture in Watercolor, and The Art of Architectural Drawing. His third book - The Architecture of Light – will be published by F+W Media Group in 2018. He is in demand around the world as a leading instructor and speaker in the field of fine arts.
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|Skill Level||Beginner, Intermediate|
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