Learn to paint a glowing sunset in this workshop preview with artist Panchami (@brushpaint.n.everything). She will show you how to read and simplify a reference photo. In addition, you’ll learn how to handle light and shadow in any piece.

Topics Covered:

  • Breaking down reference photos
  • Simplifying details
  • Using a limited colour palette
  • Creating a glow using watercolour

Here are the reference images if you want to paint along!

In the Mini Workshop art class, Panchami will teach:

  • Using variation in line art
  • Properly positioning shadows
  • Painting shadows to add depth
  • Remembering to paint reflections on reflective surfaces
  • Creating a cohesive colour palette.

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

Etchr Products mentioned:

  • The Perfect Sketchbook A4
  • Mini Palette: 19 Wells
  • Gouache Brushes: Set of 8

Other products mentioned:

  • 100% cotton cold press paper 300gsm (Suggested: Global)
  • Flat shader brush size 8 (Suggested: Silver Brush)
  • Round brush size 2 (Suggested: Silver Brush)
  • Round brush size 4 (Suggested: Silver Brush)
  • Watercolour paints: Quinacridone Rose, Indigo, Lemon Yellow, Burnt Umber, Naples Yellow, Red Brown, Hookers Green, Permanent Yellow

Other materials:

  • Rag cloth or tissue
  • Palette to mix colors
  • Masking tape or washi tape
  • Jar of water (preferred 2 jars)

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See you!

- Etchr Studio Team

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