Welcome to our blog post, where we delve into the captivating world of urban landscape watercolor painting. In this in-depth analysis, we'll explore the key elements that make a particular artwork in this genre come alive. While the painting may exude a loose and expressive style, there's a wealth of carefully executed techniques and fundamental principles at play that contribute to its success. Whether you're a watercolor beginner seeking inspiration or a seasoned artist looking to expand your skills, this breakdown will provide valuable insights.
Let's get started painting a loose urban landscape with watercolors
Take a moment to watch the video demo below, where I'll guide you through the creation of this urban landscape painting from its initial stages. While it may not be a traditional teaching video, observing the techniques employed will provide valuable insights into painting processes such as working from light to dark and establishing a strong value hierarchy.
After watching the video, continue scrolling down for additional tips and guidance on how to approach painting urban scenery. Not mentioned in this post is using quality watercolor supplies. I've written an article that covers my favorite watercolor supplies I use and recommend in case you are curious.