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Christmas is coming – watercolour greetings cards

In the next couple of weeks I am running a few watercolour sessions so it seemed only right to make them as Christmassy as possible, while teaching the basics of watercolour. I’ve hit upon the (probably not very original) idea of producing watercolour cards while learning flat washes, pen and ink, wet in wet, textures …

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Cat demonstration finished (with bonus features, as they say…)

So in the harsh light of day, I look again at my cat. Rubbed out a few marks I hadn’t spotted under artificial light and gave myself a stiff talking to. ‘Don’t fiddle’ should be written across every watercolourist’s heart. The temptation is overwhelming sometimes, but you lose the energy and freshness so easily… Here’s …

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