Category Archives: Simple demos

Watercolour demonstrations suitable for the beginner watercolour artist. Step by step advice on watercolour painting for the new artist.

Watercolour painting demonstration boats and water

Simple watercolour painting demonstration of boats, Pittwater, Sydney by Joe Cartwright

How to paint boats and water with watercolour paints This is my latest watercolour painting demonstration for relatively new watercolour artists. It covers various watercolour painting techniques such as wet on wet and wet on dry as well as dry brush. Subjects such as the drawing of simple boats and perspective are also covered. The […]

Simple Beginners Watercolour Painting

Beach Scene with dry brush watercolour technique used for waves

I have just started putting together some demonstrations and articles for beginner watercolour artists. Basically it will be like a beginners guide to watercolour and will mainly cover the topics I tackle with my students in about the first 6 weeks of class. The first demonstration uses only two colors, so the student can concentrate […]

Watercolour Techniques: edges, wet on wet, dry brush, etc.

The Breakaway watercolour painting by Joe Cartwright

I am currently producing a series of articles and demonstrations that will make up a Beginner’s Guide to Watercolour Painting. The Breakaway, Windsor, NSW The first in this series, which will appear under the Watercolour Techniques section of my Painting With Watercolors website, covers the subject of the different types of edges we create as […]