Watercolours are a popular hobby - both for children and adults. Here you paint with nonconvering watercolour on light material that shines through it. There's different watercolour techniques like "wet on wet" and "wet on dry" - learn more about the techniques on this page.
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Learn to paint watercolours with this video. This technique demonstrates how you can create beautiful effects with the colours with light brush strokes. Here we are demonstrating the technique by painting blades of grass with quick, light brush strokes. Use the video to explore this watercolour technique – either as a beginner or as an intermediate.
A tip: you may experiment with different types of brushes thus creating other effects with this technique.
A watercolour painting with watercolours; a technique where the colour is diluted with water, making them transparent on white paper. It's illustrated here with watercolour pencils; the colour is applied dry and then painted over with a brush and water.