Learn how to draw beautiful realistic water waves in your seascape and ocean drawings with the following helpful demonstrations and tutorials. Drawing waves is probably one of the more challenging objects to tackle. We look at the ocean and all of its various values and shapes and we become immediately intimidated and lose confidence. Try […]
Digital painting has gained in popularity in recent years. With improvements in technology and the variety of tools and resources at your disposable, it’s no wonder. Not only that, but digital painting in the long run is the most affordable as you don’t have to purchase supplies like paint, brushes and mediums. You will need […]
I have seen a lot of videos, articles, comments, etc. online that talk about the various ways to thicken your acrylic paint. Some are recommending that you use things like corn starch, flour, joint compound for instance to make your acrylics thicker. While these ingredients may be cheap and on hand, they aren’t recommended as […]
In the following step by step acrylic pouring demonstration, you will learn exactly how to get those huge impressive cells with this awesome technique from Fluid Art Studios. Enjoy!
This is my acrylic pouring dirty pour painting using silicone, a pouring medium (floetrol) and water. I will explain in detail below my paint mixes. Visit this artist’s youtube channel here for more content like this!
Here is a very interesting abstract acrylic painting demo from artist Gerda Lipski. In this particular demonstration, she uses alcohol, a very popular technique that brings about some very interesting results as seen in the video above. Visit the artist’s youtube channel here for more great content like this!
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This tutorial goes through laying down gold foil on canvas prints for a large solid area. I did this outside using the basic gold leafing tools which I’ll show alongside the technique on how to lay it down properly! It’s really a fun way to add some pop to your pieces and is something I […]
Here is a wonderful step by step acrylic painting demonstration from artist John Magne Lisondra on how to paint realistic water droplets on a rose leaf. To view more of his content, be sure to check out his YouTube channel here.
It’s exciting to look forward to starting something new, and so I’m counting the days (17!) until I get to start painting with a new group of watercolour lovers. Are you one of them? A dozen ways to stretch your creativity. Watercolour Workout is an online course that I created to strengthen creativity and help me […]