Watercolor Italian Countryside

jenna rainey

the blog

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.

about me

get my exact supply list

"I'm undeniable proof the 'Starving Artist' narrative is made to be broken."

mY COURSES

HANG OUT
ON YOUTUBE

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

free download

Wanna Learn to Watercolor?

i wrote some books

Watercolor Italian Countryside

How To

10/20/2021

written by

Jenna 

0

Jenna 

Jenna 

comments

One of the most iconic and recognizable landscapes in the world is the Tuscan countryside. And I’ll be honest, I’ve been dreaming of those rolling vineyard hills recently. So I thought why not teach you how to paint a watercolor Italian countryside?

This style is another Matisse-inspired painterly vibe—similar to my beach scene here. I just love painting in this style because it’s playful and flowy. It’s not complicated and it’s great for any skill level. This tutorial is jam-packed with fun techniques. I hope you enjoy!

 

Music license acquired from Artlist

 

Italian Watercolor Countryside

00:00 – Intro
00:47 – Getting Matisse inspo
01:57 – Reference photo and color mixing.
03:54 – Painting begins with some distant landscape
06:34 – Adding a little house.
07:20 – Adding trees and closer landscape details.
09:16 – Adding fluffy texture to the vineyard rows.
10:04 – Filling in white spaces…
10:34 – Framing the house more.
11:34 – Dancing around, loose and playful.

 

Links & Freebies

Free Color Wheel Guide
Get access to my list of favorite art supplies and business tools here.
My Spotify painting playlist
My Floral Watercolor E-book 

 

Related videos

The Complete Beginner’s Guide to Watercolor
Loose-Style Beach Scene
Wet-on-Wet Technique
How to Set Up a Watercolor Palette
10 Tips to Improve Your Watercolor

… and for even more tutorials, subscribe to my YouTube channel!

 

Patreon Community

Join my Patreon community! You have a variety of fun options to choose from like:

  • Watch my YouTube tutorials ad-free
  • Get early access to the tutorials before they’re released on YouTube
  • Patreon-exclusive tutorials

Head on over to Patreon to get all the fun details.

Filed in:

share to:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

super hot off the press

Art Topics

Browse

Business Resources

Browse

Looking for something else?

The Podcast

Browse

Collabs

Browse

My work, tips and tricks, how-to's, and alllll the pretty flowers.

I've learned a thing or two and my momma taught me to share.

Show notes from the best in the biz... and my guests, too. *wink*

The latest art shenanigans I'm cooking up with brands I love!

 Browse
Categories

See loads more art and #bts business things, with a few dashes of awkward humor.

@JENNARAINEY

We Should 'Gram Sometime...

Learn the Photoshop® tools and settings to get rid of that pesky paper background!

I can't give you a fat cat to cuddle, but here's the next best thing...

Free Course!

SEND ME THE COURSE!

CLOSE