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Intimidated by Portraits? You Can Paint This!

Paint a Portrait of a Young Man

In this video, I paint a portrait of a young man in watercolor. I demonstrate the complete, step by step process so you can follow along. This is a great tutorial for beginners to watercolor.

You can find the reference image that I used for this painting on Unsplash at: https://unsplash.com/photos/ILip77SbmOE Thanks to Albert Dera for this quality portrait photograph.


Step-by-Step Watercolor Tutorial

Additional Resources:

I use the following Daniel Smith watercolors in this painting:

  • Napes Yellow – https://amzn.to/3XRhArZ
  • Pyrrol Red – https://amzn.to/3EUwKEk
  • Raw Sienna – https://amzn.to/3VrbQUs
  • Cobalt Blue – https://amzn.to/3H7RtqX
  • Neutral Tint – https://amzn.to/3B2IraQ
  • Burnt Umber – https://amzn.to/3HcPSA2
  • Lavender – https://amzn.to/3Fl1wHV
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Do you need additional guidance in your new watercolor journey? Join my FREE Getting Started in Watercolor course at: https://studio.krisdebruine.com/getting-started-in-watercolor