Outline in thick black Sharpie and erase your gridlines and pencil marks.
Use a #4 and #6 brushes to paint with watercolor.
Watercolor ALL 12 colors of the color wheel in the background. Be sure to use 2 values (dark and light) in each spot or stripe. If you have extra spots or stripes, try making new colors!
This video will demonstrate how to paint 2 values in each area. Notice one color is mixed and one is not.
Use a #6 and #8 brushes to paint the black.
Use black paint to fill in the background around the spots or stripes.
Finish your practice sheet and begin adding patterns to your projects.
Use pencil, to draw the patterns in each spot or stripe inside of the animal.
Use thick and thin black Sharpie to outline and fill in the patterns. Don't forget to erase pencil marks!