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The Best List Of Warm And Cool Watercolors For Artists

Did you know that colors have temperatures? Yes, it’s true. For a long time – centuries, in fact – people have studied and discussed colors. The study of color is not just an interesting academic and theoretical topic. It is also very useful and even essential for people interested in certain pursuits. And artists, including watercolor…

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The Best Easel Alternatives That Don’t Cost A Fortune

If you’re an artist, you know that having an easel is a must. But if you’re on a budget, buying an easel can be expensive. Luckily, there are plenty of easel alternatives that don’t cost a fortune. In this blog post, we’ll explore some of the best easel alternatives out there. So whether you’re a…

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Genuine Dilemma: Should I Varnish My Acrylic Painting? Reasons You Need To Know

When you’re finished with your acrylic painting, the dilemma of whether or not to varnish it can be an agonizing one. Should I varnish my acrylic painting? Is it actually necessary? Will it help protect my work? What are the risks? I knew you would have these questions because I had the exact same questions too…

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What Are The Most Opaque Acrylic Paint Brands – New & Improved

When looking for the most opaque acrylic paint brands, you need to be aware that acrylic artist’s paint comes in varying degrees of opacity, ranging from heavy body, light body. There are varying transparent types, which allow all of the light through, to opaque, which reflects the light and does not allow it to penetrate through…

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How To Print Onto Watercolor Paper – You’ll Love This

Did you know that you can use an inkjet printer to print onto watercolor paper and paint over it? It is a relatively simple process, and almost anyone can figure it out even without a lot of technical know-how. Additionally, you can make high-quality, professional-looking art prints to sell or share with others. If you are a…

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What Are Good Ballpoint Pens For Drawing For Excellent Artists

The right artist’s pens can transform ordinary drawings into something special. It will create clean, crisp lines and provide a nice contrast between the ink and the drawing surface. The best pens have acid-free ink. The style of the pen should be suited to the job that needs to be fulfilled, and the pen should feel comfortable…

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Can You Gesso Over An Oil Painting To Resurface It – Artist Endorsed

Painting is a fantastic pastime. It helps expand the mind, and exercise the hands, and is a great way to expand and grow creativity. Painting with oil paints is a special challenge that not all artists choose to take part in or dabble with. Deciding to scrap an oil painting can be difficult, but can…

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This Is What Happens If You Varnish An Oil Painting Too Early – Expert Tips

Oil paintings are stunning, they are rich in color and vibrancy, and they are a fantastic addition to any painting collection. That being said, they do need to be varnished to protect the surface of the painting and to ensure that the color and richness do not fade. You do need to wait for a…

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New – How To Use Charcoal And Acrylic On Canvas – Accomplish This!

Acrylic and charcoal are two very popular mediums used by artists all over the world. But what if I told you that you could use these mediums together on canvas? You would probably be surprised at how well they work together! In this post, I will explain to you how to use charcoal and acrylic…

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Panic! Varnish Ruined My Painting! How To Actually Fix It

It’s happened to all of us. You’re working on a painting, and everything is going well. The colors are perfect, the composition looks great, and you finally get the details just how you want them. Then you go to varnish it and… disaster strikes. Panic! Varnish ruined my painting! The varnish completely changes the look…

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This is what happens when using watercolor pencils dry – Tested

If you’re an artist, you’re probably always on the lookout for new materials and tools to help you create your work. And if you’re like me, you love trying out new things or trying out old things in a new way. So when my daughter asked what happens when using watercolor pencils dry, I decided…

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Best Watercolor Pencil Brushes You Need To Use Now

Watercolors are one of the most popular mediums for artists. They offer a wide range of possibilities and can be used to create delicate and beautiful pieces of art from landscapes to still lifes to flower paintings. However, like with any other medium, you need the right tools to get the best results. In this…