with Deepti Malik
Online Class

Watercolor Cards Made Simple

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Overview

Learn step-by-step techniques for creating stunning watercolor cards with expert guidance from cardmaker and designer Deepti Malik. First, learn how to control your brush to achieve various watercolor looks you'll love. Then, learn how to apply striking color to your card base with two techniques, and incorporate stenciling, stamps and fun splatters into your cards for eye-catching detail. With both watercolors and inks, Deepti will help you confidently create ombré or gradient effects, apply multicolored, vibrant washes and even learn how to use watercolors to add shading and dimension to beautiful images. Plus, add dynamic touches to your cards, from a starry sky to a foamy beach, and learn how to create striking effects with color glazing. Finally, discover how to use household items to add cracks, speckles, cuts and more to your cards, for unique results sure to delight and amaze!

Details

  • intermediate
  • 7 episodes
  • 2h48m

Included in this Class

1. Mastering Brushstrokes
24m

1. Mastering Brushstrokes

Meet card designer Deepti Malik and learn how simple it is to become a watercolor artist! Find out how different card weights, brush sizes and palette shapes can help you get the best results. Then, Deepti introduces you to a few brushstrokes that create gorgeous watercolor effects!

2. Applying Color: Flat Washes
26m

2. Applying Color: Flat Washes

Discover a variety of techniques for applying striking color and a free-flowing watercolored look to your card base! Deepti shows you how to incorporate these techniques and more in your cards as you practice working with paints, stencils and stamps.

3. Soft Gradient Backgrounds
26m

3. Soft Gradient Backgrounds

Pull from the techniques you've learned to create stunning gradient effects! In this lesson, Deepti shows you how to softly blend out one color, add two or more into the mix, and even apply gradients to stamped images. Plus, see how breaking the rules can sometimes work in your favor.

1. Mastering Brushstrokes

1. Mastering Brushstrokes

2. Applying Color: Flat Washes

2. Applying Color: Flat Washes

3. Soft Gradient Backgrounds

3. Soft Gradient Backgrounds

4. Bold & Colorful Washes

4. Bold & Colorful Washes

5. Beautiful Watercolored Images

5. Beautiful Watercolored Images

6. Dynamic Watercolor Effects

6. Dynamic Watercolor Effects

7. Textural Watercolor Techniques

7. Textural Watercolor Techniques