Watercolor, Sharpie Snowflakes

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Objective: Create a mixed media artwork using watercolor and Sharpie.


Watercolors & brush

Fine tip black Sharpie

Sketch paper


Using wet-on-wet process, apply a range of overlapping, circular shapes to sketch paper

Leave some white space without color

When dry, apply fine tip Sharpie within the round shapes

Pay attention to detail and vary line lengths

Color marker may add interest–but don’t over use it

*Use the attached snowflake image file as a visual reference/design idea prompt.