Category: How To

  • What is 3D Modeling and Rendering: Best Beginner’s Guide

    What is 3D Modeling and Rendering: Best Beginner’s Guide

    In this post, you’ll learn the basics of 3D modeling and rendering. For this post I worked closely with a AUHA PWRD, a professional 3D artist who has been working in the industry for quite a while now. And today we’re going to talk about what is 3D modeling and rendering, covering topics such as […]

  • Blending Oil Pastels with Baby Oil: Secrets revealed

    Blending Oil Pastels with Baby Oil: Secrets revealed

    Have you ever tried blending oil pastels with baby oil? It might seem like the two don’t go together at first, but they do! When mixed together, baby oil and oil pastels create a unique texture and depth in your artwork. The best part is that it’s so easy to do. All you need is […]

  • 5 Terrific Watercolor Pencil Ideas For Beginners – You’ll Want These

    5 Terrific Watercolor Pencil Ideas For Beginners – You’ll Want These

    If you’re looking for some new watercolor pencil drawing ideas, we’ve got your back. I have compiled a list of 5 terrific watercolor pencil ideas for beginners that include natural items such as leaves, still life (flowers, fruits and vegetables) and even food! There are endless possibilities to explore with beautiful colored pencils. Explore them […]

  • Why life drawing is important: Insights To Getting Better

    Why life drawing is important: Insights To Getting Better

    What is life drawing? What are the benefits of taking a life drawing class? These are some of the questions that many people have when they first hear about why life drawing is important. Drawing from real models in front of an audience can be intimidating, but there are many benefits to it. I used […]

  • How to Create an Outline Drawing for Painting with expert examples

    How to Create an Outline Drawing for Painting with expert examples

    Creating an outline drawing for painting is an outline or sketch of the painting that you want to create. It helps you plan what colors and values you will be using in your work, which can help with composition, color harmony, and balance. This blog post discusses how to create an outline drawing for a […]

  • How to make oil paint dry faster naturally and safe

    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 […]

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

    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 […]