Tag: watercolor

Watercolor Plein Air Sketchbook 2018-2019

I’m sharing a filled out watercolour plein air sketchbook of mine with paintings from 2018-2019. This was an A5 Lana Carnet de Voyage Watercolour Journal, with cold-pressed 300gsm paper. By far, one of my favourite sketchbooks! I’ve only tried a Moleskine sketchbook so far, and I preferred this over that

3 ways to paint a believable red sunset

Have you ever tried to paint a red sunset? ….If you have, then you know it’s hard. This April we were able to witness a red sunset one night because of a sandstorm in Sahara. Even though I live all the way in Finland, the dust particles in the atmosphere

Outdoor Painting 2019

Hiya! Finland is warming up finally after a long winter, so I’m taking my paints outside and enjoying the first rays of the year while I capture some color notes from around :)) I have been painting outside this year since the beginning on April. That’s when I learned more

Happy New Year 2019 – New Tutorial!

Happy new year 2019 everyone! To start this new year in an active way, I made a narrated watercolor tutorial for you! In the video I show what I personally think about when I try to make my watercolor paintings more appealing. With all the exotic places that we would

Watercolor sketchbook 2018

This October I finally filled my watercolor sketchbook which I started to fill this April 2018. Every painting in this sketchbook is a memory from this year, as I’ve painted almost every one of these outdoors. The paper I tried was Moleskine paper. I think the paper was okay in

Watercolor tutorial!

It can be a pain to get that sunlight feel in watercolor paintings. If you do a colorful underpainting, it gets knocked down with browns and greys eventually unless you protect it. Adding some yellow with white gouache can save some, but it won’t be so easy to get as

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