Pricing art is all about mindset which comes so easily to some but others (most of us I would guess) struggle. This struggle could be causing you to sabotage your […]
Category: Art Tips
Royal Blue – Pastel versus Oil
Sometimes I wonder what medium to paint in… I love both Pastels and Oils – if I’m honest I love that pastels are quick, but I also love that oils […]
Using Photo References – A Moral Dilemma
I had a moral dilemma today. It tested the core of my personal beliefs. I needed two photo references for some art kits I’m developing, normally I always use my […]
Six Tips For Cleaning Pastelmat Paper
When using pastels on Pastelmat paper it’s practically impossible to keep the background clean – which is probably why we all put a bit of a background behind our main […]
5 Steps To Learn To Draw
Everyone CAN learn to draw! It is my belief that there is no right or wrong in art and here is why.
What Is Tone In Drawings?
I often get asked ‘What is tone?’ so I thought I’d write some brief notes to see if it helps anyone.
Choosing Colours For Your Paintings!
I often get asked ‘How do you start to pick out colours to paint?’ So, I thought I’d write some notes on choosing colours to see if it helps anyone.
Pastels and Papers, Velour or Pastelmat Paper!
Today I’ll be talking about the differences, pro’s and con’s of velour paper and pastelmat paper.