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Botanical Art : Cherries in Watercolour


Watercolour painting of Cherries.

watercolour painting of cherries botanical
Botanical Art : Watercolour Cherries
Botanical Art : Native English Cherries

The art of botanical painting. 

As a subject for a botanical study or sketchbook, how to paint a cherry using watercolours is a great way to develop wet-in-wet and wet-in-dry botanical watercolour techniques on a simple subject. The different approaches enable the layers to be built up fairly quickly with specific detail added for a more realistic effect.

There’s a big choice on colours too, from yellow, to pink, to red, to almost black – something for everyone and a simple way to develop colour-mixing skills or colour charts.

Paint cherries from the ‘Garden of England’.

Botanical fruits of the countryside for painting in watercolour and tasty treats for the British birds.





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