WATERCOLOR IN 5 – Mop Brush – Watercolor Painting with the Mop Brush

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2 Comments

  1. Franco Forleo on March 24, 2020 at 9:26 am

    Wonderful tutorial….. I just love to see how the pigment reacts with the water on the paper!



  2. richard zone on March 24, 2020 at 9:57 am

    Great brush and even better demo. Thanks so much,
    Chris!