Watch three acrylic painting tips from artist Sandrine Pelissier to help your work at all stages: auditioning color, fixing mistakes and finishing the work.
Beginner drawings succeed when you hold your pencil correctly, stand the right way, and know the things to draw for beginners. This video shows you how!
Andy Evansen shares how to use value studies to remove the guesswork—and white outlines—from your watercolor painting process, as featured in the October 2013 issue of Watercolor Artist. Take the challenge and create your own for a chance to win a prize!
Learn more about drawing with markers and ink with this handy guide filled with essential tips and tricks from choosing the right materials to easy drawing techniques.
Follow The Urban Sketchers' Marc Taro Holmes as he employs his "tea, milk and honey" approach for applying watercolor to a sketch.
Learn about the three types of watercolor paper (hot pressed, cold pressed and rough) and when to use each for the results you want in your paintings.
Contemporary acrylic paintings often showcase a wide variety of special effects. Many of those effects can be achieved by pouring acrylic paint. Pouring is a great way to smooth out unwanted texture, get marbleized effects, rich colored glazes, and add some fun to your painting process. Although pouring is a relatively simple technique, it...
WEB SEMINAR: Make Color Sing! Color & Value Lessons for Landscape Painting TIME: 1:00 to 5:00 PM EST DATES: 3 Saturdays: July 29, August 5 & August 12 WHERE: From the comfort of your home You do not have to attend the sessions live. Everything gets recorded and can be downloaded at no extra cost. Thank...
Master perspective drawing the easy way. Whether you're a beginner or want a refresher, you'll love the terms, tips and drawing demo shared in this article.
Figure This Part Out and You Will Paint Anything Beautifully If you want to really enjoy watercolor painting and sync to all of its wild, flowing, fluid possibilities, you have to understand one thing and one thing ONLY–how to break down your compositions into values, and then how you translate value to color in watercolor...
In this snippet, Laurin McCracken shares the answers to some common watercolor painting questions regarding the materials he uses.