Jenna Rainey

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I’m Jenna Rainey. 

I'm an artist, self-taught designer, and multi-faceted creative entrepreneur who is hell-bent on teaching everyone how to find their inner creative voice.

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It’s like Netflix-binging Bob Ross videos, but with a dose of dry + quirky humor and fewer happy little tree references. 

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Watercolor for Beginners

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1/12/2022

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To all my watercolor beginners, this crash course is for you! I give you the techniques and tips to get you started off right with a solid foundation including: supplies, slanted vs vertical hold, basic shapes and muscle memory, practice, compound strokes, and my best resources recommendations.

If you want to take this one step further, don't miss The Complete Beginner's Guide to Watercolor, which is a MUCH more in-depth version of this class!

 

Watercolor for Beginners

00:00 – Intro
00:09 – Supplies! What to know…
07:21 – Slanted vs. Vertical hold
08:34 – Fundamental techniques to know…
14:29 – Basic shapes and muscle memory…
19:16 – Practice patience and progress over perfection!
20:53 – Compound strokes.
25:02 – Further resources for YOU!

 

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Get access to all my favorite art supplies and business tools here.
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My Floral Watercolor E-book 
My Calligraphy E-book

 

Related videos

Complete Beginner's Guide to Watercolor
Complete Beginner's Guide to Watercolor Flowers
Watercolor Techniques: Wet-on-Wet
Watercolor Techniques: Wet-on-Dry
10 Tips to Improve Watercolor

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The Complete Beginner's Guide to Watercolor

Get a rundown of all my recommended supplies, learn fundamental techniques and tips including color theory and composition, and walk away feeling super confident with your new love of watercolor!

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The Complete Beginner's Guide to Watercolor

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