Watercolor Winter Flowers

jenna rainey

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Lately, I’ve been loving the muted earthy vibes of watercolor winter flowers similar to the winter wreath tutorial here. But don’t get me wrong…the classic red and green Christmas decorations are all over my house and my child is all about it. I just love mixing in a winter color palette that extends beyond the holiday season!

So in this tutorial, I’ve chosen the golds, silvery blues, reddish peaches, and dusty pinks. And I’ll also be teaching you about texture and composition for a beautiful, balanced floral bouquet!

Related: Easy Watercolor Winter Landscape


Watercolor Winter Florals

00:00 – Intro
00:46 – Getting started with inspiration.
01:57 – Color palette mixing.
02:27 – Painting roses.
04:16 – Painting dark leaves, discussing color palette.
06:28 – Painting gold leaves, discussing composition.
08:28 – Painting soft pink buds.
10:09 – Painting blue eucalyptus.
11:46 – Painting the vase.
12:34 – Painting green stems.


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Related videos

Watercolor Winter Wreath
More 5 Minute Holiday Watercolor Cards
5 Minute Holiday Watercolor Cards
Christmas Wreath – Simple
Holiday Brush Lettering
Merry Christmas Calligraphy
How to Draw a Snowflake

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