Watercolor Fresco Painting e-course

 

In this class you will be making a completed, mixed media piece of art. "Plaster fabric" is applying a layer of plaster onto a piece of linen and distressing it.

The next step is applying an image transfer onto the new substrate,painting with watercolors and gesso to create a fresco like piece of art.

2 1/2 hours of video in this self paced class

Supplies:

-watercolors ( Indian yellow, alizarin crimson,phthalo blue, undersea green, green gold) or choices of your own.

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- watercolor brushes (round, angular, filbert)

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http://www.dickblick.com/products/escoda-optimo-kolinsky-sable-watercolor-brushes/

I use the Escoda Optima Kolinsky Reservoir liner #2

http://www.dickblick.com/products/da-vinci-maestro-kolinsky-brushes/

 

- joint compound or venetian plaster

http://www.homedepot.com/buy/behr-premium-plus-1-gal-flat-venetian-plaster-77001.html

-gesso

-matte medium

-vintage linens or linen material

-cold wax medium

 

If you would like to ask questions or share anything regarding this class here is the blog post to do this.

http://www.fracturedangelics.com/blog/watercolor-fresco-painting-e-course-gathering

 
VIDEO ONE - GOING OVER THE FABRICS
 

 

VIDEO TWO - BRUSHES AND PAINTS

 
VIDEO THREE - FABRIC AND PLASTER SAMPLES
 
 
VIDEO FOUR -MAKING THE PLASTER FABRIC AND IMAGE TRANSFERS
 
 
VIDEO FIVE - PAINTING THE LARGE ROSE
 
 
VIDEO SIX-PAINTING THE VINES AND ADDING GESSO WASHES TO THE FIGURE
 
 
VIDEO SEVEN -PAINTING FLOWERS AROUND HER HEAD
 
 
VIDEO EIGHT - SPEEDPAINTING PAINTING OVER A PHOTO
 
 
VIDEO NINE - MOUNTING YOUR WORK
 
 
DOWNLOADABLE PDF'S
 
 
 
 
 
EXAMPLES OF PLASTER FABRIC