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          1h 15min beginner Resources

          In this class from our partners at Brit & Co., learn how to use florals to embellish watercolor illustrations.

          Episode descriptions

          Introduction & Supplies
          1. Episode: Introduction & Supplies
          2min

          Meet Valerie and go over the supplies you'll need.

          Embellishments
          2. Episode: Embellishments
          5min

          Learn the best places to use illustrations and embellishments on your lettering designs.

          Preserving Readability
          3. Episode: Preserving Readability
          6min

          Learn common readability errors you might run into. Valerie will also give you a few tips on how to fix them.

          Cohesive Designs
          4. Episode: Cohesive Designs
          5min

          Use Valerie's favorite design principles to create a cohesive illustration.

          Sketching Your Design
          5. Episode: Sketching Your Design
          11min

          Get started on the class project. First step: sketch it out in pencil.

          Painting Illustrations
          6. Episode: Painting Illustrations
          22min

          It's time to start painting! Valerie covers watercolor basics, including how to hold the paintbrush, mix colors, master water to paint ratios, and more.

          Lettering With Watercolors
          7. Episode: Lettering With Watercolors
          17min

          Now you'll start outlining and adding embellishments to your lettering.

          Finishing Touches & Final Thoughts
          8. Episode: Finishing Touches & Final Thoughts
          7min

          Add finishing touches to your design. Add filler in holes, or use a pen to add fine details. Now, take the principles you've learned in this course and apply them to all your designs.

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          Valerie McKeehan
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          Watercolor Lettering & Illustration

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