VIDEO: Planning a Composition

By Dan in Art Tutorials > Video Tutorials

In today’s video clip, watercolorist Donna Zagotta walks us through her steps for creating a strong painting composition. As you’ll see below, she takes her initial sketch and then re-works it to reduce the overall number of shapes within the piece. The final effect is a much more cohesive, visually impactful painting.

Take a look:

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NOTE: You can get Donna’s full-length instructional DVD at Creative Catalyst.

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