Essential Watercolor Painting Ideas for Every Artist

1. Start with a light wash of color.

2. Paint wet-into-wet for a soft, diffused look.

3. Use a variety of brushstrokes to create interesting texture.

4. Don't be afraid to experiment with color!

5. Let the paint dry completely between layers.

6. Use a fixative to keep your painting from smudging.

7. Frame your painting properly to protect it from damage.

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