Tuesday, 22 January 2019

Watercolour lesson

My eldest daughter who's 13 is really into art, but today she came home from school and declared what she's learning at school in art, is just well a bit boring. She watches me painting all the time with interest, and says it looks fun and like I really e

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Thursday, 8 November 2018

download your paintings

can't seem to download some of my work ...... any advice?

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Water colour and airbrush

Hi everyone,
Newby to forum ..... Started watercolours a few months ago and have been watching YouTube tutorials and experimenting with different styles and methods etc.
Thought I needed a new method of texturing, fading, shadows etc so was wonder

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Monday, 5 November 2018

Using brush pens with diluted ink or paint

I'd like to fill a brush pen with water mixed with ink or a pigment. I'd use the brush to paint half tones when I'm drawing with a black fibre tip pen .

Black fountain pen ink doesn't give a good mid grey as it seems to be bluish grey when dilute

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Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Artist ink question

Hi all,
Newb here. I'm planning on painting a rather sizeable picture to hang on my living room wall and my original idea was to do it with ink. I used drawing ink before for smaller pictures and I really like the Winsor and Newton ones, they have bri

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Wednesday, 3 October 2018

New member question - advice on beginning to paint in Watercolour

A new member has asked me for advice on achieving transparency in watercolour, having realized that the more he tries to add and develop his paintings, the more opaque they can get. 

I've done my best to advise in a private message, and of c

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