A course by Vicente García Fuentes

painting the sky with watercolour

Learn the wet techniques with watercolor to create atmosphere in your landscapes

Total rating: 4.96 (48)people

475 students
In SpanishEn Español
Subtitles: EnglishIn English
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  • 1. Materials, brushes, paper, color palette, other tools. The importance of a good role.
  • 2. Mixing technique on wet - Layering technique - Demo: house with aurora borealis
  • 3. Demo: Sunset. Know the reason.
  • 4. Common mistakes. Water Drop Technique.
  • 5. Demo: Sunset landscape with the Water Drop Technique.
  • 6. Demo: Icelandic glacial lagoon I. Contrasts of dry and wet ..
  • 7. Demo: Icelandic Glacier Lagoon II. Harmonies of opposites.
  • 8. Demo: Sunset landscape.
  • Total Total length: 2h. 36' 12"

The sky is one of the essential elements in the landscape whose compositional and expressive importance is usually overlooked or underestimated. In Vicente García’s works this is not the case. From the hand of him, you will learn some of the most important techniques for painting landscapes with watercolor, where the sky takes on a fundamental importance.

The artist from Toledo will explain through graphics in his notebooks the theoretical keys to later put them into practice in different demonstrations on paper from beginning to end, step by step.

  • Materials, brushes, paper, color palette, other tools. The importance of a good role.
  • Tonal values and their expressive and emotional capacity.

  • Importance of previous exercises or sketches.

  • Protection of targets.
  • Mixing technique on wet.
  • Layering technique.
  • Composition: the rule of thirds

Student comments

  1. anneliseossowski

    Very good explications with a lot of humour and generosity.I progress and I will take the oher lesson about the sky.Thank you for your professionnalism.

  2. Dolores Maiz casas

    me parecio muy util

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Purpose of the courses

During this course you will learn painting techniques and procedures in watercolor on paper to make spectacular landscapes where the sky is of great importance.

Who these are for?

This course is aimed at artists or painters, amateurs or professionals who want to know techniques, resources and procedures to learn, improve or develop their talent in the watercolor technique.


Personal computer or tablet to view the videos. It is also possible to use a smartphone, although we recommend larger screen sizes to better appreciate details.

Regarding the material to practice, it is recommended to frame and paper, brushes, watercolors, pencil or mechanical pencil, plastic rulers, stapler ... The materials, we reiterate, are recommended. The tutorial can be done without all the materials or in formats other than those oriented in the video.

The important thing is to practice, practice and re-practice the exercise proposed by the teacher.

Operation of BLURONE courses

All BLURONE courses are taught online and pursue the same objective: to achieve training without interruptions and that suits you.

Videos made by professionals who will explain their techniques and knowledge so that you, whenever you want, can learn and enhance all the skills and abilities you have to achieve the goal.

BLURONE courses can be seen again and again, at the time you want and in the place you choose. You are the one who marks the times and work.

About the artist

Vicente García Fuentes

Vicente García Fuentes

Vicente García Fuentes (Santa Cruz de la Zarza, Toledo). specialized in watercolor.

Vicente García has lived with painting all his life. He started painting classes at the age of 6 and has been trained in drawing, color, composition and technique with numerous painters.

Nordic landscapes abound in his work, where the ice and especially the sky and a very personal atmosphere, take on a fundamental importance that he usually works in the wet.

He has participated in numerous international teams and has exhibited in Iceland, the US, China, Italy, India, France, Vietnam and the Czech Republic.

In addition, for many years he has shared his passion for painting with teaching. He has taught watercolor courses in Norway, Madrid, Seville ...

He is currently a member of the IWS Spain Team (branch of the International Watercolor Society in Spain)