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Selling Art on Commission

Selling Art on Commission: How to Make a Great Living

Have you ever wanted to make a living by selling your art? Selling art on commission is one of the best ways that artists can do this. This blog post will discuss how commission-based sales work, and provide some helpful tips for success. But there is some confusion as to what selling art on commission […]

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what kind of paper do you use for oil pastels

What kind of paper do you use for Oil Pastels? Best Listed

Paper is an important part of any art-making process. Paper can be used for watercolor, acrylics, inks, and more. So what kind of paper do you use for oil pastels? There are many options when it comes to paper for oil pastels. Some artists prefer canvas or other heavy weight papers while others love the […]

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Best Gouache Brands

Best 7 Gouache Brands Reviewed (plus Buyer’s Guide)

Gouache paint is a versatile paint that can be used on almost any surface. With so many different gouache brands to choose from, it can be difficult to know which one will work best for your needs. So if you have ever asked yourself where can i buy gouache paint, then this article is just […]

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Gouache

Gouache vs Acrylic – over 9 Clear Differences Explained

There is a lot of confusion out there about Gouache vs Acrylic paints. Both types are water-based, so they both have similar properties when it comes to drying time, mixing with other colors, etc. However, the two paints differ in many ways that you should know before deciding which one to use on your next […]

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Does acrylic paint work on glass

Does acrylic paint work on glass – the complete guide (answered)

If you have ever wondered does acrylic paint work on glass then you should know the answer is simply Yes, acrylic paint works on glass. Acrylic paint is water-based, so it dries quickly and does not require oil or solvents to dry. This makes it perfect for painting on glass because all you need to […]

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How to draw a clenched fist

How to draw a clenched fist – 2 ways easy Realistic and Cartoon fist

Knowing how to draw a clenched fist can be an important skill for artists. There are two types of fists that you might want to learn how to draw – the realistic version and the cartoonish (anime) version. It is easy enough for beginners, but i’ll show you some tricks that will help make your […]

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how to make oil paint dry faster

How to make oil paint dry faster naturally and safe

A common question that is asked by artists who paint with oil is “How can I make my paintings dry faster?”. When I first started with oil painting I wasn’t aware that there are many different factors that determined how long it took for a painting to dry. In this post we will cover how to […]

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How to stretch paper for watercolor painting – Only 1 easy way needed

Today we’re going to talk about how to stretch paper for watercolor painting and the best ways to do it. For many artists, stretching paper is one of the most frustrating parts of preparing a work surface; what’s more, there are different methods that can be confusing. We’ll break down the only technique you really […]

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Can you use watercolor pencils on canvas

Can you use watercolor pencils on canvas? Yes – Tested

So, can you use watercolor pencils on canvas? Yes! but you need to be aware of what type of canvas and primer works best. I ran some tests and what I found is that Watercolor pencils are a great tool for artists who want to add a light color to their canvas without having to […]

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how to draw a color wheel

How to draw a Color Wheel With Colored Pencils – Simple & Easy

A long time ago when you were in an elementary school art class, you may have made a color wheel. At the very least, your art teacher probably showed the class a color wheel and talked about the different kinds of colors that you will find on a color wheel. Besides just learning about the […]

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easy to draw flowers

12 easy to draw flowers for beginners – drawing flowers step by step

Do you want to learn how to draw various types of flowers but are worried they’re just too hard to draw? If you are a beginner at drawing flowers, this is the perfect tutorial for you! In this post you will learn how to draw 12 easy to draw flowers in a few easy steps […]

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Can you bring colored pencils on a plane

Can you bring colored pencils on a plane? Yes, but there are rules..

Whether you are an artist about to embark on a flight with your art supplies for the first time or flying long haul with kids and you need to keep them entertained you may be wondering, “Can you bring colored pencils on a plane?”. What about coloring books or crayons? The answer is yes, you […]

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