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Watercolor Techniques

Watercolor Techniques

Perhaps the best challenge that a watercolor painter overcomes is not the controlling and dominating of the pigment on water as it is applied on pa...

Fashion Sketches - Visual Expressions of Professional Artists

Fashion Sketches - Visual Expressions of Professional Artists

There is a tough competition which encompasses the fashion industry which makes the fashion designers portray their skills in designing the best of...

Tips for Easy Oil Painting

Tips for Easy Oil Painting

Oil painting is an interesting style of painting with the use of varnishes. Varnishes can beprepared from a combination of several oils. Some of th...

Setting Up Your Studio

Setting Up Your Studio

If you want to continue pursuing an art career or hobby, you need a place to keep everything up and ready to go. There are certain things you will...

Wet in Wet Technique and Color Definition

Wet in Wet Technique and Color Definition

An entire paper is laid flat and is brushed wet with water. When the paper no longer wicks, the work begins by plunging it with a paint-saturated b...

How Drawing Websites Can Help Drawing Artists

How Drawing Websites Can Help Drawing Artists

The drawing artists searching for multiple drawing websites through the internet may be tired of searching for the exact information which they ar...

A Trip Back in Time: How Watercolor Techniques Started Years Ago

A Trip Back in Time: How Watercolor Techniques Started Years Ago

Watercolors are used in which pigments suspended in a gum-Arabic solution are applied to a surface with the use of brush and water. Water is used ...

Why other Beginner Painters Fail even Before They Start and some Succeeds?

Why other Beginner Painters Fail even Before They Start and some Succeeds?

You cannot do very much painting without a brush. Although some people would argue with that statement, for now, we will assume you will be using a...

Watercolor Brushes and Specific Applications

Watercolor Brushes and Specific Applications

Brushes are made from nylon, animal hairs, and other synthetic hairs that approximate the characteristics of natural hairs. Watercolor is a transp...

Freelance Drawing Artist

Freelance Drawing Artist

If one is an expert drawing artist, freelancing may prove an ideal arty lifestyle for him. Not every drawing artist is appropriate for Art College ...

Painting in Tones with Watercolors

Painting in Tones with Watercolors

Painting in tones with watercolor is shading or changing the tones of the color from light to dark and vice versa. An analogy is a charcoal sketch ...

Understanding Paints

Understanding Paints

There are two types of paints which work well on canvas. One is oil and the other is acrylic. You need to choose which painting medium you will b...