Archive for the ‘Art Materials and Equipment’ Category

This article was found on Art Made Easy website.  Pastels are round or rectangular sticks made up of pure powdered pigment. These are the same pigments used in making all other types of art media with colors, including ink and paint.

This guide has been borrowed from the How to Draw and Paint Website. What we’re going to look at are some basic facts, so hopefully you’ll spend a lot less but get watercolor brushes that are right for you. Better still, buying the right items at the outset will mean those brushes can give years

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This article has been borrowed from the “How to Draw and Paint Website”.  Painting with acrylics can be great fun. However, the acrylic paint brushes you use are essential to the quality of your finished painting. Painting is to be enjoyed, not endured. There’ll be plenty of times when a painting will fight you all

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I borrowed this article from a fantastic website called Empty Easel which has lots of fantastic tips for artists.  The writer is referring to oil painting but her suggestions would be suitable for acrylic painting as well.