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
In this artist guide, for both beginners and professional painters, I'll uncover 7 of my best art tips for seeing and painting light with color. Your landscape paintings will truly be transformed with this guide! Click through to be inspired!
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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Chances are if you've ever tried to paint a landscape, portrait or still life in watercolor, you've needed an arsenal of brown watercolor to depict your subject. All brands of watercolor paint sell a plethora of brown pigments, but did you know it's super easy to mix your own using a basic primary…
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 t
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!)
Skies are bound to show up in your paintings — but they're not just a background. Clouds and sky color can greatly impact the mood of your composition. Learn how to paint a partly-cloudy sky, from cho
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…
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.