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Facebook Twitter Liz Steel. The Sketchbook Project. Create38 Watercolor Painting. Watercolor Lessons: Painting Tutorials & Step-by-Step Instruction. Watercolor Choose a Category Watercolor 171 Videos Learn to paint in watercolor with videos of step-by-step watercolor lessons from many of today's leading artists.

Watercolor Lessons: Painting Tutorials & Step-by-Step Instruction

Our selection of watercolor tutorials offers essential watercolor instruction and demonstrations for beginners and beyond. Create38. Free Printable – Value Scale for Painters One of the most important aspects of painting is learning how to recognize and use values in your painting.


As the ol saying goes, values do the work, color gets the credit. Art Before Breakfast. Urban Beauty Hunting: sketchbooks and the life in between. Gurney Journey: Tiny Landscape Nuts and Bolts. This is an answer to the questions from Petr and Vicki from the previous post (by the way, I appreciate all the kind comments, and the haiku, Dan!)

Gurney Journey: Tiny Landscape Nuts and Bolts

Anyway, the tiny landscapes were done with a mixture of watercolor and water-soluble colored pencils. I usually start with a quick lay-in using a brown Caran-d'Ache pencil. The watercolor is a Schmincke half-pan set. Then I painted the sky with a flat watercolor travel brush. The brush is the gold metallic thing just to the right of the rows of paints. Then I painted the other big shapes of the landscape with watercolor, and added detail and foliage texture with the colored pencil.

The rag is a scrap of cotton flannel, and the cup is a Nalgene plastic jar. Sorry, the Mac iBox (upper right) is a prototype only, and is not for sale. Gregory Dyer - Prints, Posters, Canvas Prints, Framed Prints, Metal Prints, Acrylic Prints, Greeting Cards, and iPhone Cases. L'atelier Canson. For successful works, mastering the use and blending of colors is essential.

L'atelier Canson

As an introduction or a reminder, here are the basic concepts and principles to know! The Chromatic Circle This diagram or pie chart will help you understand the principal relationships between colors. Red is placed at the top of the circle, then, moving clockwise, orange, yellow, green, blue, and purple. A word of advice: in drawing or painting your own chromatic circle, you will memorize once and for all the relationships between colors.

Practical Advice: How to Create a Chromatic Circle: Draw a circle divided into 6 equal parts and apply the different colors, following the diagram. Pintando en cualquier parte. Quizá uno de los motivos, ciertamente no el mas importante pero si significativo , por el que crece la sensación de desarraigo y desvinculación con la vida que tenemos en el mundo moderno sea el menosprecio que nos inculcan por los objetos. esas pequeñas cosas, fabricadas sin amor, que nos sirven fielmente y que rápidamente se rompen o pasan de moda y han de ser sustituidas por otras nuevas.

Pintando en cualquier parte

¿Cuantos objetos cotidianos conservamos a lo largo de una vida?. La mayoría tendrán una vida efímera y acabarán en la basura. la crisis que padecemos está haciendo que esto cambie y aumente el trueque y el reciclaje Prueba de ello es el que antes se encontraban objetos interesantes tirados en la calle y ahora ya antes de aterrizar vuelan en manos de "especialistas " en la recogida. Urban Sketchers. my spare time. My usual drawing tools. You ask me many times about my drawing tools.

My usual drawing tools

What kind of pencil do you use? Do you draw with charcoal too? So, here's my answers for these questions. I have to tell you, these tools are working for me as well, but I'm not sure you will like it as well. The final result is different depending on your own styles, the themes and what kind of paper you have (mine is canson or pipa -- you can't find the last one, because that's a hungarian mark).By the way, I never use charcoal for my realistic drawings.Basic toolsI chose my pencils after a long research. The mechanical pencil (or as lot of people may know it as "rotring") is good for very exhaustive details.

Smudging tools I have two tools for this method: paper tissue and blending pencil. The blending pencil is a rolled paper and simply you can smudge the tones whit it's pointed ends. How to Plan a Watercolour Painting. It is always tempting to just start laying down watercolour on a blank page but, as tutor Rob Dudley explains, a more methodical approach can actually allow you more freedom to paint I’m often bemused when running workshops or giving demonstrations to local art societies by the number of times that someone will make a comment about the painting that I have worked on and then add almost as an afterthought ‘it’s as though you planned it!’

How to Plan a Watercolour Painting

Casa Piera Belles Arts Barcelona. Resources. The Copic Markers You Need in Your Starter Set. By Michelle Houghton How many markers do I need in my collection?

The Copic Markers You Need in Your Starter Set

I continue to get asked “What EXACTLY do I need to have in my marker stash to color images?” “Do I really need all 344 colors (and more as the collection grows)?” Sorry, Copic fans, there is no clear cut answer for this. But I can share my common sense approach on how to start your collection. Pintar a la acuarela: VÍDEO DEL ACUARELISTA RUSO ILYA IBRYAEV. SketchCrawl™ - drawing marathons from around the world. Barcelona's sketchcrawl.