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How to Watercolour – Basics & Overview

How to Watercolour – Basics & Overview

How to Watercolour – Basics & Overview

Categories: Art, Painting

About Course

In this tutorial we will show you to start off with water colouring and give you all the basic knowledge you need to get started.


This exercise requires you to use gain all the necessary materials and knowledge to become a watercolour artist.

Who this course is for

This course is ideal for beginners as well as those who wish to refresh their water colouring skills and learn how a professional artist create amazing watercolour artwork. Once completed students will be able to progress to more advanced techniques and other areas watercolouring.

What you’ll learn in this course:

Each small chapter in this video course will explore a combination of contextual references and practical exercises and demonstrations, which include:

1. Choosing the right watercolour inks and paper.

2. How to use non-watercolour materials and tools to enhance your artwork.

3. Developing a simple techniques to get you started with water colouring.

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What Will You Learn?

  • Step-by-Step Guide to watercolour materials
  • Setting out your colouring plan
  • Using non-watercolour materials
  • Managing the process

Material Includes

  • Materials:
  • Cotman watercolours: http://geni.us/StarterWatercolorSet
  • Sketchbook: http://geni.us/sketchbook
  • Binder Clip: http://geni.us/binderclip
  • Silver Brush Paintbrushes: http://geni.us/Brushset
  • Windsor and newton gouache: http://geni.us/DesignerWhiteGouache
  • Washi Tape: https://geni.us/washitapeset


  • Open Mind to Learn
  • Interest in art and painting
  • Pen, paper to note all points and keep them handy

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  • Price
  • Course Level Beginner
  • Duration
    20 minutes
  • Total Enrolled 0
  • Lessons 0
  • Last Update May 2, 2023