WATERCOLORS : TUTORIAL 01 : FLAT WASH

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LESSON 01 PRACTICE TEMPLATE
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COLORS USED IN THIS TUTORIAL

Cobalt Blue W081

THE FLAT WASH

The flat wash is an essential watercolor technique which is used to... yup, you guessed it, create a tonally flat wash of paint.

 

Mastering the flat wash is about mastering the control of water on the paper. By starting with this technique you'll be building a solid foundation for the rest of your watercolor learning.

PRACTICE

PAINTING

LEARN HOW TO STRETCH WATERCOLOR PAPER HERE: