Learn to paint this Robin; you will be guided through the following techniques – adding an overlay of colour to watercolour white, working with shape and form, wet in wet washes and making a painting look realistic.  All this alongside a range of other watercolour techniques.


Robin – Watercolour Lesson

This is an instant PDF download, you could start painting this Robin in a matter of minutes, you don’t even need to wait for the post to arrive! You will receive a 15 page PDF document which is set out in the same way as the tutorials I write for magazines, but you get lots more whole page photos of the different stages. 

Go on, give it a go, who can resist painting a friendly little Robin?!




Downloadable lessons enable you to work at your own speed, you can dip in and out of the content, you can spend time studying the fine details and practise the various techniques as often as you like.   

Have fun with this lesson, take your time and let me know how you get on. Try printing off the last few pages which have the larger versions of the step by step photos for additional help.

Get yourself ready…….you will need the following:
Brushes: Sizes 00, 2 & 6
Paper:  Bockingford NOT cold pressed, medium texture, (250mm x 210mm or 8.25” x 9.75”).
Watercolour Paints: Lemon yellow, cadmium orange, yellow ochre, raw sienna, burnt sienna, burnt umber, scarlet lake, French ultramarine, alizarin crimson, sap green, lamp black and opaque white.
If you don’t have the exact materials, please don’t worry, something similar should be fine.