Learn to paint tiny worlds in this art class preview with artist Ruth Wilshaw (@ruthwilshaw). Join us for a lesson in composition and preparing a page of backgrounds. Ruth will share her favourite way to generate new ideas and walk us through her decisions as she paints a tiny world.

Check out the reference photo if you want to paint along!

Topics Covered:

  • Reading backgrounds for pattern
  • Choosing composition
  • Generating new ideas
  • Painting with gouache
  • Choosing colours

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

In the Mini Workshop, Ruth will teach:

  • Layering to create depth
  • Creating a lush atmosphere
  • Creating interest with details

Etchr Products mentioned:

  • Etchr Gouache Brush Set  
  • Etchr Pearlescent Watercolours

Other materials mentioned:

  • Hahnemuhle Bamboo Mixed Media Paper
  • W & N Prussian Blue Gouache Paint
  • W & N Olive Green Gouache Paint
  • W & N primary Blue Gouache Paint
  • W & N Primary Yellow Gouache Paint
  • W & N Ivory Black Gouache Paint
  • W & N White Gouache Paint

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See you!

- Etchr Studio Team

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