How to Create Hard Edges in Watercolors Through Masking

By Dan in Art Tutorials > Video Tutorials

In an abstract painting (as opposed to a realistic one) it’s more important than ever to be conscious of design elements like line quality, texture, value contrast, and so on.

For today’s video tutorial, watercolor painter John Salminen demonstrates how he creates hard edges through masking, while explaining why it helps his composition. Take a look:

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