Hey artist! Thanks for stopping by! In this post, I bring you some very excellent step by step video lessons and demonstrations on how to paint a landscape in Acrylic. This can be challenging to many beginners especially for those transitioning from oils. This is because of acrylic paint’s fast drying time. For those used […]
Below is a short but very informative and helpful demonstration on how to paint a basic blue sky with acrylics. It really is a simple process once you get the hang of it. In this demonstration, Will Kemp first pre mixes his blues from light to dark using ultramarine, phthalo blue and titanium white acrylic […]
Roses are one of the most challenging subjects to render realistically with drawing or any medium for that matter, but once you tackle this complicated subject you will be ready to tackle any subject. It just takes time and the right amount of practice to start drawing roses. Eventually it will become somewhat easy. Below […]
So you would like to learn how to create the appearance of texture in you r colored pencil drawings? Below are a handful of videos that will teach you how to do just that. Do not worry if any of these tutorials appear to difficult or intimidating at first. Grab your colored pencils, jump right […]
I would say that drawing realistically with pencil is one of the most challenging forms of art. You are working with a medium that doesn’t cover as quickly as say a painting medium. To depict things such as beaches and seascapes requires a great deal of patience, especially when working in realism. I hope the […]
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!