Category Archive: 4.4. Project: Painting water

4-4-3 Exercise: Painting moving water

Paint moving water in a river, stream or even the sea.  If you have the opportunity paint by the sea Research : Before you do this exercise, spend some time researching the work… Continue reading

4-4-2 Exercise: Painting still and disturbed water

Lakes or ponds (on any scale including a garden pond or a puddle).  Work on lots of rapid watercolour sketches than on one heavily constructed painting. When you have finished, assess your sketches… Continue reading

4-4-1 Exercise: Still life with water

Use a large watercolour pad or sheet of A3, use drawing media as well as watercolour, if you wish. Find a large shallow bowl and part fill it with water. Place one or… Continue reading