• Time

    67 Minutes

  • Skill Level



  • What you’ll learn in this class:

    • How to create a color wheel and mix color palettes
    • How to create brush strokes and blend and shade colors
    • How to conceptualize, sketch and paint an animal

    In this class, you’ll touch on the practice of meditation while learning how to illustrate animals, foliage, and flowers with watercolor paint. Meera will walk you through the color wheel and how to create, blend and shape colors with brush strokes. At the end of this class, you’ll have a frameable watercolor painting to hang or gift.

    • Introduction
    • Supplies
    • Practice Meditation
    • Create A Color Wheel
    • Experiment With Brushes
    • Blend Colors
    • Sketch A Design
    • Paint Your Design
    • Paint A Floral Frame
    • Hand-Lettering Basics (Optional)
    • Add Details
    • Final Remarks
  • All you need to take this course are the supplies listed below and the class worksheets prepared by Meera Lee that are available for download after purchase.



    • Bruststrokes & Color Blending Guide
    • Color Theory
    • Template for Leaves, Vines & Florals
    • Template for Different Woodland Animals
    • Template for Different Sayings

About the Instructor

Meera Lee Patel

Meera Lee Patel

Meera Lee Patel is a self-taught watercolorist raised by the New Jersey shore.. Her illustrations are inspired by the magical mysteries of nature, the quiet stories of everyday life, and the bold colors of native India. She believes in the healing and meditative aspects of painting, and encourages other to find balance through creativity.

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