How to Paint a Baby Duck

Available as part of the Monthly and Annual Subscription!

Looking to create a personal gift for a loved one? Maybe an original painting for a child's room!

In this course, Rebecca Rhodes demonstrates how to create this realistic duckling in watercolor, using techniques that you can apply to your own paintings.

This tutorial is available with the monthly subscription, the annual subscription, or you can purchase the single course (click the "enroll" button at top of page.)

Questions? Feel free to contact me: [email protected]

- The course is comprised of 5 videos.

- Created using Arches Hot Press paper (but feel free to use Cold Press)

- Size: Approx. 5 x 7 inches - feel free to enlarge or reduce per your wishes.

Included in this Course:

Materials, reference photo, and line drawing

Successive process of entire painting in real time focusing on:

  • A step-by-step formula that you can apply to your own paintings
  • Mixing colors
  • Creating the Underpainting and Fur Markings
  • Working with value – darks, lights, mid-tones
  • Adjusting errors

Narration by Rebecca Rhodes, along with captions that you can read

If you are not happy with the course, Contact Rebecca Rhodes within the first 30 days of purchase, and you will receive a full refund.

Courses are hosted on the School website and are not available for download. Videos are for streaming. A high-speed internet connection is recommended.

This painting was created on Arches Hot Press paper with Winsor & Newton watercolor paints.

Thanks to Chris Allsebrook for the reference photo!

I hope you enjoy this course!


Your Instructor


Rebecca Rhodes
Rebecca Rhodes

Rebecca Rhodes is a watercolor artist and teacher in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania.

Before becoming a full-time artist, Rebecca had a fulfilling career as a public school Music Educator for 27 years.

She enjoys creating these videos to help others develop their watercolor skills!


Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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