Watercolor Paintings

Here is a collection of Oksana’s watercolor paintings. These are usually small still life studies from life or nature, common objects, and occasionally people.

Green pear, watercolor drawing

I keep a bunch of fake fruits on the table for the times when I’m too lazy to get an actual fruit or vegetable, or simply can’t like with this whole quarantine deal. I just turn them and paint over and over, all I care about is the shadows on the shape ^_^ I might…

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Star gourd, watercolor painting

I wanted to make my watercolors more vivid, so this one turned out with fairly high contrast. Do you like when watercolor paintings are more subtle or vivid?

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Yellow gourd, watercolor painting

The beauty of pumpkins and gourds is in how long one can keep them without spoiling. Whenever I’m low on fruits or veggies, I turn to these! They come in variety of shapes and colors, and they’re just fun to paint in general. Half way through the composition, I’ve noticed that I centered this fella…

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Three persimmons, watercolor painting

I haven’t used watercolors in years, but now it felt like I want to experiment with them. I also always feel upset for eating all of the beautiful fruits and veggies without painting them first! While oils and acrylics are quite a hassle to set up, both have limitations, watercolors are pretty easy to work…

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Oksana Ossipov, portrait

I’ve been trying to fully devote myself to art in the past two years. I’m trying to learn and practice as much as I can. However, workshops, classes and art supplies cost presents a certain financial challenge. If you like my work and want to support me, I would truly appreciate it! I have a few tiers set up on Patreon or even just sharing my art or social media pages would help a lot. Thank you so much!