Tips for Artists

Any articles or videos we find on the web, that may help expand your artistic knowledge or help in any of our classes or workshops, will be shared here. Links for Articles will be listed on top & Videos will be shared further down this page.


ARTICLES

 

Here is a great watercolour cheat sheet from ArtTutor by author Bob Davies. You can download the 16 page pdf document  watercolour-cheat-sheets.

Here is a great acrylic cheat sheet from ArtTutor by author Bob Davies. You can download the 19 page pdf document acrylic-cheat-sheets.

 

Decoding Abstract

A great article from the New American Paintings BLOG – https://newamericanpaintings.wordpress.com/2013/05/16/painting-youre-doing-it-wrong/

The image below will help when mixing flesh tones, click to enlarge.

Fleshtones
Mixing Fleshtones

 


 

VIDEOS

 

Youtube video – Karen Hale “Network of Color” Abstract Demo


Youtube video – Elements of Art: Values by KQED Arts


Youtube Video – Easy Watercolour and Salt Technique