Watercolor is one of the most popular mediums in fine art. Versatile, vibrant and offering a world of possibility, it is a medium that almost every artist will work with at some point. Many find that their passion remains in working with watercolor over any other paint, creating masterpieces that capture subjects in a manner unparalleled by other mediums.
Mario Robinson painting a watercolor portrait in the class Painting Realistic Watercolors
Craftsy's First Friday Fine Art Gallery:
Watercolor Portraits & People
Below, in our First Friday Fine Art Gallery for May, we pay tribute to our members who capture the world with watercolor. Enjoy this colorful collection of portraits and people, and take note of each artist's individual expression and ability to so wonderfully utilize this unique medium.
Be sure to take a look at Craftsy's other First Friday Art Galleries. If you're looking to challenge your own skills in creating lifelike watercolor work, explore Painting Realistic Watercolors.
What is your advice for portraying people in watercolors?