The Art of Watercolor for Kids is ideal for the young artist in your family.
The Art of Watercolor develops creative skills to last a lifetime.
The Art of Watercolor for Kids, Part 1
Watercolor basic lessons 1-6 show how to: get acquainted with watercolor materials; learn the basics of watercolor technique; control paint within and outside shapes; soften edges and create depth; and, layer with watercolor. In addition, students complete their first watercolor painting.
The Art of Watercolor for Kids, Part 2
Watercolor basic lessons 7-12 expand a student’s knowledge and skill of washes (the essential painting technique of watercolor), including learning how to do graduated washes. In addition, students complete their second and third paintings, a mountain scene and a sweeping desertscape.
The Art of Watercolor for Kids, Part 3
Watercolor basic lessons 13-16 show a student how to execute more advanced techniques and washes, including transitioning from one color to another seamlessly. Students will also learn the ‘wet-into-wet’ technique, in which the artist begins a painting with a wet canvas to create a dreamy effect. Students then learn how to paint a watercolor sea horse and butterfly.
The Art of Watercolor for Kids, Part 4
Watercolor basic lessons 17-19 show students how to plan a watercolor painting step-by-step to create the best possible artwork with minimal correction. In addition, students learn how to create a still-life painting in watercolor, and how to duplicate an original Larry Gluck watercolor seascape. With all this information and new skills under their belts, students can create watercolor paintings to their heart’s content!
Includes 4 NTSC DVDs Total Running Time: 199 Minutes/Color