Mini Painting: Tabby Cat in Watercolor
Approximate length: 5.5 - 6 hours
In this course, you will learn how to create this tabby cat in watercolor, using techniques that you can apply to your own paintings! If you are a beginner, you can do this! If you would like to further explore watercolor painting, or refine your skills, I think you will enjoy this mini painting!
Pick and choose what you would like to focus on, whether it be the eyes or the entire face!
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.)
- Created using Arches Cold Press paper with Winsor & Newton watercolor paints
- Size: approx. 3.25 x 4.5 inches - feel free to enlarge or reduce per your wishes.
Included in this Course:
Materials, reference photo, and line drawing
Narration by Rebecca Rhodes, along with captions that you can read
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
- Create the expressive eyes
- Establish the intricate fur markings of the cat's face
- Working with value – darks, lights, mid-tones
- Use layering to create depth of color and fur
- How to create contour and roundness
- Adjusting errors
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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.
I hope you enjoy this course, and always feel free to email me, Rebecca Rhodes, if you have questions or suggestions!
StartFur Markings: First Layer - Pale Brown (17:54)
StartFur Markings: Finish the First Layer (18:02)
StartFur Markings: Second Layer - Burnt Sienna (9:53)
StartFur Markings: Third Layer - Darkest Hairs (31:39)
StartFur Markings Fourth Layer - Mid Tones (15:13)
StartFur Markings: Final Layer - Reinforce the Darks (38:13)
Rebecca Rhodes is a watercolor artist and teacher in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. Prior to becoming a full-time artist, Rebecca enjoyed a fulfilling career as a public school Music Educator. She now teaches watercolor painting online focusing on detailed, realistic portraits of pets, birds, and wildlife.
Rebecca takes joy in helping others develop their watercolor skills and create their own unique style! She is honored to be a World Watercolor Month Artist Ambassador, and has pledged to donate at least $1 on each purchased course in this school during the month of July, 2019 to The Dreaming Zebra Foundation to support arts education and our future artists.
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