I found a painting medium I like much better and I’ll be laying out all my reasons for the recent shift in my painting.Continue Reading
When should you be using thick paint, straight from the tube? When should you be using thinned paint? Learn how paint consistency can help you achieve the right results in your artwork.Continue Reading
We often read about color choices and painting techniques but what about timing your art? Sometimes you shouldn’t touch your painting while other times it’s advantageous to work into the wet paint. Keep reading for some insight that will surely make you think twice about your painting habits.Continue Reading
Possibly one of the easiest forms to shade, the cube does prevent a couple of challenges. Today I’ll help you discover some of the mistakes beginner artists make when attempting to learn to draw.
There’s 3 simple ways to make your paint brushes last longer. Whether you are painting in oil paints, acrylics, or watercolor you will want to take good care of your brushes.
Nobody wants ruined brushes so check out this free painting video and I’ll show you three simple ways to keep your finest brushes in perfect condition.Continue Reading
Spheres show up everywhere in life and for that reason it is essential that an artist be able to render each part of a spherical form well. In today’s post I reveal the 4 parts to a sphere drawing so that you can draw spheres with realistic precision.Continue Reading
It is absolutely necessary for an artist to understand precisely how to draw a cone. Cones show up everywhere in nature including human anatomy, trees, and still lifes. Follow along with this post and you will clearly see just how easy it is to draw things you are looking at!Continue Reading
This post may change your life as an artist. This will be the first of 4 posts in which I teach you everything you should know about forms whilst learning to draw. Today we begin with the cylinder…Continue Reading
You love art and it moves you emotionally when you look at it. You would really like to try your hand at creating a drawing, but don’t know where to start. Starting anything complex can be overwhelming, not just learning to draw. When drawing what marks should you put down on paper first? You can’t possibly draw every detail. What is the most important thing to focus on as beginner artist?Continue Reading
Getting started with charcoal can be a daunting task. Charcoal can be messy and there are so many different types of charcoal to choose from. Where to begin? What paper should you use? In this post find out the best way to create beautifully detailed charcoal drawings with ease by following a few simple guidelines and working with the correct charcoal materials from the start.Continue Reading