Category Archives: Watercolor Demonstrations

Step by step watercolor painting demonstrations on this website.

Water color painting: River scene with lots of green and reflections

Nepean River shallows reflections watercolor painting by Joe Cartwright

As I run weekly water color painting classes I thought you might like to see each work which is produced on a weekly basis. Most paintings take about two classes to complete, each of about two and a half hours duration. However some are finished in one week and others take three or more. This Continue Reading …

Beach sunset watercolor landscape painting demonstration

Watercolor painting of sunset reflections of people on wet sandy beach with pebbles

Just finished uploading my latest watercolor landscape painting demonstration. The demonstration is of a moody sunset on a pebbly beach with strong reflections of light and figures. You can view the demonstration from the above menu or by clicking this link: Atmospheric beach sunset with figures and reflections. Happy painting, Joe Cartwright  

Watercolor painting demonstration of boats and early morning rising mist

Watercolor painting Rising Mist boat painting by Joe Cartwright

San Diego Harbor, Rising Mist I have just loaded my latest watercolor demonstration painting. The painting is titled “Rising Mist” and is of an early morning scene on San Diego harbor with the mist rising. It is based on a photo my wife took a number of years ago as she was sailing out of Continue Reading …

Pen, Ink and Wash Demonstration

Early Morning Bridge Street Pen and Ink by Joe Cartwright

Pen and Ink Demo Video available for rent or purchase from Vimeo I have just finished producing a Video of a demonstration of how to paint with Pen, Ink and Watercolor brush. If you would like to have a look at a speeded up version of the demonstration you can see it below. The full Continue Reading …

Watercolor Landscape Painting Demonstration of Mountain Valley Scene

Watercolor painting From Tamborine Mountain, Queensland

Latest watercolor landscape demonstration I have just posted my latest landscape demonstration. This watercolor (watercolour) painting is of the view from Mt Tamborine in Queensland, Australia. The demo teaches how to handle green in the landscape as well as creating a distant vista with watercolor.  How to utilise tree shapes to enhance the composition and Continue Reading …

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