Tutorial: Learn how to paint in Watercolour
The basic principals of painting in watercolour: macarons, ice cream and cherries
Your FREE tutorial in watercolour painting with artist Kerrie Hess. Learn how to paint small simple objects such as sweets and cherries in watercolour.
Learn the basics of watercolour painting with Kerrie Hess, featuring:
• Ice Cream
You will need watercolour paper, basic watercolour paints and some simple brushes.
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Kerrie Hess is an internationally renowned fashion illustrator and artist from Australia. She is self taught in painting over a period of twenty years.
Following one year as a Graphic Designer at The Independent Newspaper in London, Kerrie Hess started out professionally as an artist with her first commissions with VOGUE Australia and Topshop’s Arcadia Group at the age of 19. The move to full time art and illustration followed with Kerrie illustrating fashion windows in the US for Neiman Marcus Department Store at just twenty; commissions for NET-A-PORTER, Harvey Nichols and Laduree Paris. As well billboards and window's in Paris for 'Printemps Department Store.'
Kerrie has illustrated a capsule collection of textiles for Kate Spade New York as well as for CARTIER and Tiffany and Co. Kerrie has illustrated the 15th Anniversary cover of Harper’s Bazaar and the global ‘Paper Dolls’ project for Louis Vuitton Paris. Kerrie is the first Australian artist to hold a solo exhibition in Paris at Le Meurice Hotel Paris in Salvador Dali's former art and music ballroom 'The Salon Pampadour', which opened in Jan 2012. Kerrie has illustrated the windows of Harrods London three times between 2015 and 2017.
In 2016 Maison Laduree Paris rolled out the global Kerrie Hess Collection of patisserie packaging available from Moscow to Cannes, New York, Paris and Sydney. Kerrie has also created 28 limited edition illustrated cosmetic cases for Lancome Paris globally during a three year period.
She has held five international solo art exhibitions and done private portrait commissions for Emma Watson, Ariana Grande and Emma Watkins. She has painted live at private events in Sydney, San Diego, Paris and Qatar. In 2018 Kerrie collaborated on a signature Rosé Champagne with Laurent Perrier France, which is the first and only time the champagne house has ever collaborated with an artist in/ from any country since its beginning in 1812.
Kerrie now lives in Australia with her husband Peter and son Marcel since returning from France. Her art prints, original works and phone cases are available at: http://www.kerriehess.com.
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Take your painting skills to the next level by learning how to paint fashion illustration, still life and large paintings on canvas over twelve weeks with Kerrie Hess in the 12 Week Painting Masterclass with a focus on fashion. This in depth course is only available twice per year and includes access to Kerrie though a closed Facebook Group along the way through your course with fellow students. Once enrolled you will have lifetime access to the course material and video's as well as being able to take the course from anywhere in the world, completely at your own pace. ENROLMENTS ARE CURRENTLY OPEN.
Suitable for a complete beginner or an existing artist. It's time to reclaim your creativity with me...
Your mentor, Kerrie Hess.