Today we are taking a look at a very challenging technique – working with a wet brush onto a wet surface. Applying the method, you can get something striking or spoil a piece of paper.
There are old Russian plants manufacturing high-quality paints; one of them is APP Nevskaya palitra. The watercolors Sonnet, which the company produces, became a great addition to my toolkit.
I usually paint with watercolors, and my main item of expenditure is paper. Last week I bought a relatively cheap spiral pad to try out, and it turned out to be amazing for its price. The pad was manufactured by the company…
Watercolor pencils let you combine drawing with painting: they have water-soluble colored binders. The art medium is equally suitable for dry-on-dry sketching and wet-on-wet techniques.
When she was younger, my sister liked drawing and even wanted to become an architect. I gave her a paint-by-numbers kit on her last birthday. The gift turned out to be perfect.
Cheap watercolors for children are sold in pans. Many beginner artists get confused as expensive paints are often bought in tubes. They may assume that tubes are better and ‘real’ painters buy them. They may also wonder if they need to purchase…
An easel can become an essential part of your art kit or a cumbersome thing collecting dust. Don’t acquire it without careful planning.
Whether you want to become a draughtsman or a painter, you will use pencils. How to choose them? Let me give you some pointers.
To get on with a person, you’ll have to understand their nature. It’s the same thing with paints. They are very varied.