A beginner's guide to watercolour brush techniques

Various brush types and application can result in a soft and dewy composition, or a hard-edged, vibrant scene. Primarily, I’ll use the highest quality round Kolinsky Sable brushes I can find, but I began developing my watercolour techniques with student-grade brushes to discover my preferences.

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Kelly is an independent artist who creates original paintings for galleries, travels for conventions, and mentors students via her Patreon.