How to Paint a Realistic Wren
Approximate length: 5 - 6 hours
I love to work in detail, and enjoyed mastering the complex patterns of this wren.
In this course, you will see how to create a realistic and detailed wren, using techniques that you can apply to your own paintings.
This tutorial is available with the monthly and annual membership, or can be purchased as an individual course (click the 'Enroll in Course' button at the top of the page.)
Included: 9 videos
- Materials, reference photo, and line drawing
- Process for tackling an intricate, detailed painting
- Step by step process of entire painting in real time
- Mixing colors
- Working with value - darks, lights, midtones
- Narration, 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.
StartThe Drawing, Materials List, Reference Photo
StartIntroduction and Drawing (4:13)
StartPart 1: The Underpainting (31:38)
StartPart 2: Eyes and Beak (9:04)
StartPart 3: The Tail (31:51)
StartPart 4: The Back (52:55)
StartPart 5: Lower Area and Neck (27:19)
StartPart 6: Rock and Refine Lower Area (46:12)
StartPart 7: Refine Head and Neck (12:56)
StartPart 8: Refine Tail and Back (35:21)
Startpart 9: Final Details (21:20)
Contact Rebecca Rhodes
Hi! I'm Rebecca Rhodes, watercolor artist and teacher in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. Before becoming a full-time artist, I enjoyed a fulfilling 27-year career as a public school Music Educator. In 2015, I retired from teaching to focus on painting, and founded this Online School in 2017.
My goal is to help you to learn to paint realistic subjects in watercolor - for you to use the techniques in this school to create your own paintings. I hope you enjoy and learn from these courses, and always feel free to contact me if you have questions or suggestions.
Thanks for joining us in this adventure!