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I strongly believe that anyone on any budget should have access to sketch education. As long as I can afford it, I will offer this free online course.

Adding colors in two layers

Adding colors in two layers

A lot of times I only apply one layer of colors in my sketches. When I have more time I like to add a second layer after my first watercolor layer has dried. I love it when you can see a layer underneath a transparent layer of watercolors. To me it is one of the...

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About Ruud

Ruud Otten is a sketch and watercolour artist. He has been drawing almost his entire life.

Next to creating art, Ruud has founded the national Urban Sketchers Netherlands group and was co-organiser of the 10th International Urban Sketchers Symposium 2019 in Amsterdam.

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