Rachel Hill Art

Traditional Artist & Digital Designer

Floral Wreath

In late 2020, I began an online course called ‘Watercolour Florals for Graphic Design’ by designer Teela Cunningham. I wanted to improve my watercolour painting skills and learn more about assembling floral arrangements. As part of this course, I learned how to create a floral wreath in Photoshop. See the example at the end of this post.

To create the floral wreath, I painted various watercolour flowers and foliage. Then, I scanned all the paintings at 600 dpi. I imported the paintings into Photoshop to enhance the colour and remove the white backgrounds. Finally, using freehand references, I arranged some of the florals and foliage into a wreath with Photoshop.

I enjoyed creating the wreath and love the final result. It was also a great opportunity to merge my traditional and digital design skills to create something girly and inspired by nature. To buy this design on various products, check it out on Redbubble.

floral wreath
floral wreath

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