It doesn’t matter whether you are using watercolour, acrylic, oil or pastel if you do not understand your colours and what happens when ...
6, June 2013admin
Keeping Acrylic Paints Workable: Because acrylics dry so fast, squeeze only a little paint out of a tube. If you're using a 'normal' plastic palette invest in a spray bottle so you can spray a fine mist over the paint regularly to keep it moist. 'Stay-wet' palettes - where the ...
28, April 2013admin
How often have we heard someone dismiss a piece of art because it doesn’t look ‘real’? It is almost as if a work of art ...
18, December 2012admin
Painting convincing flesh tones is one of the challenges of portrait painting and with all honesty cannot be achieved by using tubes of flesh tint and portrait pink. Skin is not the same colour all over, it has nuances of colour and light and shade, so mixing skin tones is ...
31, August 2012admin