How to Paint Loose Trees with Brusho

Welcome to Brusho! Join me as I explore and begin to explore how to paint with Brusho brilliant crystals to create magical effects in your landscapes – and learn to loosen up your watercolor paintings!  I was recently given a set of Brusho crystals and couldn’t wait to give them a try. I discovered quickly…

Quick and Easy Fun Butterflies

Let’s have fun and paint some really loose, splashy butterflies which would make a perfect birthday card or little gift.  In half an hour you can have a finished painting. Let’s get started! To follow my tutorial for this painting you need to watch two videos, and I have linked to them below. The first…

How to Paint Simple Landscapes in Watercolor

Hi everyone, if you enjoy painting little landscapes with people why not give these a try? You can do these in half an hour. Full description of how to do it all in real time, plus a bonus butterfly tutorial at the end!

How to Paint Loose Watercolor Poppies

In this video I’m bringing a bit of color into a grey January day and enjoying some loose poppy painting. This tutorial is for everyone, whether you’re a beginner or an experienced watercolor painter.  Relax and let the color and the water do the work as you sketch a loose design and simply enjoy the…

How to Paint Colorful Watercolor Birds

Here’s a quick and easy relaxation exercise to warm you up to painting again after an exhausting Christmas break! Two adorable little birds waiting to adorn someone’s birthday card! My Materials I decided to paint these little cuties on a piece of Bockingford 140lb watercolor paper. Because I don’t use a lot of water for…

Painting with Daniel Smith Primatek Colors

This mystical painting is quick and easy to do with the help of DANIEL SMITH Primatek colors. But if you don’t have them, I suggest alternative colors below. The first full moon of each year, occurring in January, is traditionally known as the WOLF MOON. Reasons for this include the fact that in the US…

How to Paint a Loose Rooster

I have a detailed real-time tutorial using Viviva paints and Bockingford paper for you on YouTube here: This Rooster is painted in a loose style using wet-in-wet technique and minimal detail, with a strong abstract background. I used a No. 7 round and a No. 14 round brush, and a set of Viviva colors on…

Paint a Loose Rose Bouquet

Join me as I select my special new palette for florals in 2022 and paint a beautiful rose bouquet ideal for Valentines Day. First of all a word or two about the colors I have chosen for the new Spring 2022 palette for florals. Here is a list of the actual colors and comments about…

Paint Pretty Dragonflies in Loose Watercolor

Dragonflies symbolise new beginnings and hope, so what better to paint at the turn of the year and the start of 2022. Join me as I draw and loosely paint a page of pretty dragonflies in watercolor and mixed media. Let’s jump right in! If you want to paint pretty DRAGONFLIES in Loose Watercolor you…