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Creating Mood in your Floral Paintings with Iris Babao Uy

Join the delightful artist Iris Babao Uy for this 45 minute Arty Class. Filmed live from the Philippines on 11 May 2021.


**See Reference photo and recommended materials below**

Iris will walk you through painting idyllic flowers focusing on colour temperature to create mood and atmosphere. She will touch on the study and preparation of laying down darks to create shadow and light which is essential in painting the still life project in her upcoming workshop.

Reference painting example:

Reference photo

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Recommended materials

Paper: 9 x 12 or 12 x 16 inches 100% Cold Press Watercolour Sheets - for example Arches, Saunders, Baohong, Sennelier

Watercolour Brushes (Natural Hair or a good synthetic substitute) 1 inch flat brush, 1/2 flat brush, round brush with a good pointed tip size 8 and 10, chinese brush if available (more stiff hair)


Board (to place stretched watercolour sheet),

Masking or craft tape for securing paper,

Tissue paper,

Water bucket

Heat gun or blow dryer,

Melamine sponge (small pieces) or any absorbent foam

Pencil, ruler and kneadable eraser

White crayon or wax stick (optional)

Ceramic mixing plate or Enamel mixing plate (not plastic)

Recommended Paint Palette:

Hansa Yellow Medium

New Gamboge

Alizarin Crimson

Quinacridone Pink

Carbazole Violet

Green Gold

Sap Green

Cerulean Blue

Cobalt Turquoise

Raw Umber

Neutral Tint


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