Portraits in Watercolor

with Matt Rota

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Develop confidence and spontaneity with watercolor as artist Matt Rota guides you in detail through the process of watercolor portraiture. Read More…

  1. Class Overview
  2. Meet the Instructor
  3. Ratings & Reviews
  4. Materials
  5. FAQs

Class Rating

(3 reviews)

Eduardo Hernandez
rated 5 stars

An excellent course.

I have painted in watercolour before without much tuition, and though I had tried my hand at portraits in watercolour, more often than not I was rather frustrated with the result. So when I came accross this course I was immediately tempted by it. This was my first Craftsy course, and I am very glad that I did give it a try.

The teacher, Matt Rota, is really excellent. His explanations are clear, full of good advice and tips. He underlines all the important points at different times ...

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rated 5 stars

Fantastic class, very thorough!

I have been eyeing this class for a while now and finally just decided to take it and I am glad I did.
I love portraits and watercolors and have been looking to learn how to understand color, volume, shadow and put it all together to make a good portrait.
Matt is an excellent teacher, I have now take several of his classes. He gives tons of info, walks you through understanding color, shadow, and how to put it all together, even if you dont know much when you start. Fantastic teacher ...

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rated 4 stars

I am a beginner watercolour student - Portraits in Watercolour

Hi As I have not taken watercolour before, I thought this course would be a really good way to start. I have taken art courses at OCA in Toronto before, and other art classes before, but I find that this online course is perfect for me, as I can watch it when I want to. It is so convenient. I like to fact that i have a list of supplies that are needed so that we can prepare in advance of the viewing the course, The teacher is excellent and very easy to understand.


For $39.99 You Get:

  • 9 HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Downloadable class materials, including brush stroke examples and a list of resources
  • Detailed instruction, explanation, and demonstration
  • Answers from Rota in our virtual classroom
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