Look at things from a new perspective and paint daily life in a style reminiscent of video games! In this Live Demo, join artist and illustrator Camila Picheco (@c_picheco) as she does an everyday scene in isometric style with ink and watercolour. Check out this unique style of adding dimension.

Check out the reference image, outline image, and guide sheet here if you want to paint along!

Topics Covered:

  • Putting painter's tape down to block the highlighted area and then creating a light wash on her sketch with Ultramarine Blue;
  • Painting in monochrome to help find the values in your work;
  • How to create the sketch using a 30-degree angle instead of a vanishing point, aka isometric sketching;
  • Adding a second wash for shadows. Once the shadows were in place, use a limited pallete to create some spots of interest with the plants.

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

Etchr Products mentioned:
Etchr Sketchbook (Landscape): A4 Hot Press
Etchr Mini Palette: 37 Wells
Etchr Black Graphic Pen Collection: Set of 16

Jackson's Art Products mentioned:
Watercolour paints (Suggested colours: Ultramarine BlueBurnt SiennaRaw Sienna, Lemon Yellow, Alizarin CrimsonManganese Blue HueSap Green)
Watercolour brushes (Suggested brands: Raphael and Princeton

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See you!

- Etchr Studio Team


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