Watercolor Unleashed: Painting White Flowers with Julie Gilbert Pollard

Artist: Julie Gilbert Pollard
Producer: North Light
SKU: 22-JGP3d
Runtime: 1 Hour, 41 Minutes

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Capture the delicacy and beauty of white flowers in watercolor with Julie Gilbert Pollard.


Learn the secrets for painting light airy washes to capture delicate and translucent petals while creating full depth and movement using rich color in the shadows and backgrounds. Fine tune your painting skills with watercolor techniques including lessons on color, brushwork, values, edge control, wet-into-wet painting, negative painting, glazing, shape making and more. Apply these techniques to step-by-step instructions for creating white roses, shiny leaves, and vibrant backgrounds while working layer by layer. Watercolor Unleashed: Painting White Flowers with Julie Gilbert Pollardis your go-to resource for painting the watercolor flowers you have been struggling to achieve.

InWatercolor Unleashed: Painting White Flowers with Julie Gilbert Pollard you'll find:


  • Step-by-step instruction for painting flowers
  • Color mixing tips for creating colorful whites
  • Quick tips to loosen up your watercolor paintings


11x14 Arches 300 # cold press paper
Plexi-glass "drawing board"

Winsor Yellow (Winsor Newton)
Indian Yellow (Winsor Newton)
Scarlet Lake (Holbein)
Permanent Alizarin Crimson (Winsor Newton)
Opera Rose (Winsor Newton)
Cobalt Magenta (Daler Rowney)
Cobalt Blue (Winsor Newton)
Cerulean Blue (Winsor Newton)
Transparent Turquoise (Daler Rowney)
Manganese Blue (Holbein)
Turquoise Blue (Holbein)

# 3 pointed round sable
# 8 round sable (Connoisseur)
# 12 round sable (Connoisseur)
1/2" Aquarelle (no particular brand)
3/4" Aquarelle (no particular brand)
1" Aquarelle (no particular brand)
Royal B 2 Sumi brush

Mijello 18 well travel watercolor palette
Container of water
Box of pop-up facial tissue
White towel
Sponge in a tray
Hand held hair dyer
Water-soluble ink pen and a scrap piece of watercolor paper (for doing a quick study of your subject)
Masking fluid with a palette knife for application and a rubber cement pickup for removal


About the Artist
Julie Gilbert Pollard's oil, acrylic and watercolor paintings appear in numerous juried and gallery exhibits, and can be found in private and corporate collections. An art instructor since 1985, Julie is the author of Brilliant Color and Watercolor Unleashed from North Light Books, and has appeared in The Artist's Magazine. For more information about her paintings and workshops, visit JulieGilbertPollard.com.

Preview Watercolor Unleashed: Painting White Flowers with Julie Gilbert Pollard now to explore the subject with a warm-up color study, learn how to create colorful whites, follow steps to paint a rich background, and use your brush in new ways for lifting and laying in color.

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