For this week’s challenge, we invite you to immerse yourself in the mesmerizing world of sparkly diamonds and gemstones.
Painting challenge: Gems
Include the hashtag #gems in your Watercolor – Beginners and Beyond Facebook group post.
Deadline September 8, 2023, 11:59 pm ET
Here are the details:
- Paint a gemstone: diamond, sapphire, amethyst, quartz, aquamarine, amber, ruby, emerald, any gemstone!
- Entries must be posted in the Facebook group: Watercolor – Beginners and Beyond
- Include topic hashtag in your Facebook post: #gems
- You may enter as often as you want
- Open to all countries
- Winner is chosen randomly
- Deadline September 8, 2023, 11:59 pm ET (New York time)
- Winner announced September 10, 2023
- If you also post your painting on Instagram, tag @watercolorbeginnersandbeyond. You could be randomly chosen for a QoR watercolor sample dot card.
Here is a beautiful Amethyst, painted by Laura Binkley Berg from an Anna Mason tutorial. So sparkly!
To see progress photos of the Hope Diamond watercolor painting: https://youtu.be/yzeZnG1WvbQ
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