The basics of the color wheel for presentation design
Colors are just as important as the content of your presentation. The chosen colors will, if used right and consistently, help enhance your message. You need c…
How to Catch the Light
I used to feel like I was always chasing the light instead of catching the light in my landscape paintings. That strong sense of light seemed to be just...
Winsor and Newton Cotman Coloursheet by Eyliana on DeviantArt
I decided it was time to make a coloursheet. This are the 22 colours I currently own. I found it hard to figure out which ones to buy , since the colour... Winsor and Newton Cotman Coloursheet
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Online Watercolor School
Join my Online Watercolor School and hone your watercolor skills! I create lifelike, nature inspired watercolor paintings full of colors, light and positive energy.
Comparing & Mixing Earth Tone Yellows — Scratchmade Journal
It amazes me the variety of colors that watercolor manufacturers can achieve from one single pigment, especially when it comes to the iron oxide labeled as PBr7, or basically brown pigment #7. This pigment can be altered to produce a huge range of earth tones ranging from warm yellows to rich reds to deep browns. Since I’m a nature sketcher, PBr7 is one of my favorites. It's extremely lightfast and moderately transparent, plus it plays well with others... most of the…
Underpainting Does the Work in Expressive Watercolor Painting
Learn how creating an expressive underpainting can lead to creating an expressive finished painting with watercolors. This video tutorial takes a look at expressive watercolor painting.
The Sky’s the Limit: How to Paint a Simple but Realistic Watercolor Sky (Welcome to the Craftsy Blog!)
The Sky’s the Limit: How to Paint a Simple but Realistic Watercolor Sky, a diy craft post from the blog Welcome to the Craftsy Blog! on Bloglovin’
The Characteristics of Colour
When people (artists and designers) refer to colour, they use several attributes of colour, terms that are used to define certain characteristics. These attributes can be credited to Albert Munsell (1858-1918) who first used them in his book "A Color Notation," published in 1905 which is still in print today. In 1917, Munsell founded the Munsell…
Painting Reflections in Water Using Watercolor Paints
This watercolor painting tutorial teaches you three different ways to paint reflections in water featuring a windmill painting by artist Andy Walker.
How to Mix Colours for Your Watercolour Painting Using Burnt Umber by Tony Paul
Tony Paul continues his series showing you how to mix paints with the colours you find in your watercolour palette. This month he shows how many colou...
COLOUR MIXING & PAINTS IN GENERAL
An insight into the magic of colour mixing from primary colours. Also creating and using complementary colours. Numerous visual examples to print out for educational non commercial purposes.
Painting Shadows in Watercolour
Arnold Lowrey explores the effects that shadows have on a painting. Looking at how to paint the form, direction, tonal values, size and colour of shad...
How to Mix Skin Tones in Watercolour with Tony Paul
Easy-to-follow recipes for mixing fair and dark skin tones, for watercolour portrait paintings.