Learn to speed paint a landscape in this art class preview with artist Alvin Chong (@artofalvin). He will show you how to do a fast and loose sketch then quick watercolour washes. You’ll see how to emphasize all the essential details using just two colours.

Topics Covered:

  • Sketching with only two colours
  • Using coloured pencils to enhance your sketch
  • Conveying an urban scene without knowing perspective

Here is the reference image if you want to paint along.

In the Mini Workshop art class, Alvin will teach:

  • Painting loose urban scenes without losing detail
  • Emphasizing negative space
  • Using contrasting colours
  • Highlighting focal points

Enrol in Alvin's Mini Workshop (Enrol in our US$6.00 Mini Workshops)

    Etchr Products mentioned:
    Etchr Sketchbook (Landscape): A4 Hot Press
    Etchr Watercolour Brushes in Round 8, 10, and 12

    Jackson's Art Products mentioned:
    Faber Castell Deep Red Polychromos Pencil
    Daniel Smith Watercolours in Neutral TintPyrrol Red, and Pyrrol Orange

    Other materials:
    Clean water in containers
    Paper towel

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    - Etchr Studio Team


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