How To Use Watercolor. Now that you are done drawing an outline you can start filling in the colors using your watercolor pencils. Watercolor pencils can help you create beautiful watercolor works of art without having to use paints.
As I discussed on the watercolor pencils page these pencils look just like regular wax-based colored pencils with the difference being that the lead is actually a pigment which can be dissolved in water. Let the paper peek through. Watercolor pencils can be used dry simply like standard shading pencils.
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Using the grey-blue dark main watercolor brush color dry brush the top edge of the sky by holding the brush nearly horizontal to the paper and dragging the brush on its side across the paper. Get your FREE class here. This is because it has 2 sides. The transparency of watercolors is one of the underlying qualities that make watercolor painting so beautiful.