Every person has something unique quality by birth and the painting is one of the Nature’s gifts that haven’t often in everyone. Painting is categorized with an assortment of forms and water colour painting art is such style that is most difficult skill amongst all the media we use for painting.
This is one the techniques that need special skills to bring out the desired effects. The style is hard to manage, however, the most professionals use these colours for painting landscapes and portraits.
These are a few guidelines to paint better using water colours:
Prepare your desired area for painting before hand by clearing the work area. With water, there is a tendency of spilling and messing. You also take care of your pets as they are most attracted the work which you are busy with. Bring all the rough material and sponges handy for immediately managing the mess. You consider one and important thing that you must take away the children during the time of painting.
You must buy the best quality of colours to get good results from your work of art. Cheap painting materials may not give the actual shade that you want, even a painter can’t able to translate their thoughts and ideas into the canvas clearly.
Bring with you handmade paper or any other textured paper before starting to paint. It has to be treated slightly with water to become enough absorbent. You must follow this procedure as it is very impetuous to good quality painting outcome. By carefully wetting it the paper becomes more absorbent however you must care the proportion of water otherwise the paper might become too soggy and difficult to paint. This will help you to ease out the colours and give the marvellous effects.
If I would suggest you do all the work using minimum strokes. The benefit of water colours is that they have a tendency to get muddy fast and quick moreover, quick strokes are essential for efficient outcomes.
Most painters often ignore the important aspects of painting that is an outline and finishing touches. They both provide painting form and also give the perfect figure and shape a neat real outline. This also brings out the essence of the work, without outline strokes the painting appears like as loose paint. These are the impetuous points of painting which professionals never ignore. Even they prefer to keep painting natural and lighter without creating bold outlines.