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Watercolor Painting Video: How to Paint Winter Trees

Learn how to paint winter trees with hardly any leaves, using watercolor.


Learn how to paint winter trees (without hardly any leaves, mainly bare branches) for a landscape painting. Just three colors are used: cobalt blue, burnt umber, and yellow ocher. The watercolor is painted using a no. 10 round brush and a rigger brush, which is ideal for creating thin branches and twigs. (Note: You'll need to turn the sound up quite a bit to hear the narration -- and remember to turn it down again when you're finished watching!)

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