Explore the transparency levels of the paints in your watercolor palette and learn how the colors interact and react when overlaid.Read more »
Discover the breathtaking techniques and drawing and painting essentials that will make your artwork stand out from the crowd!
Learn about plein air painting and how artists used this technique throughout history to capture incredible sceneries and landscapes brimming with emotion.Read more »
For artists, your portfolio is your resume. Having a great art portfolio allows you to show your work when applying for jobs or approaching a gallery for representation. Learn how to build your portfolio so you can present your work, and yourself, in the best way possible.Read more »
Your pet is the source of endless smiles, the best friend you can always count on and a part of your family. To celebrate your loyal companions, we want to see your best pet portraits! Enter the Craftsy 2014 Pet Portrait Contest and show your pet love. Portraits across mediums are welcome -- from oil to pen & ink. Enter to win!Read more »
Because green is everywhere in nature, every landscape or still-life painter will have to mix greens at some point. So, it is important you learn how to mix interesting and realistic looking greens to paint believable landscapes. Discover the keys to success here!Read more »
Watercolor brushes come in a wide variety of shapes, sizes, materials and prices. Working with a preferred brush size or shape is often a matter of personal taste and will have an influence on your painting style. Here is a brief overview of the different types of watercolor brushes commonly available.Read more »
Learn to use the handy tool watercolorists use to preserve white areas.Read more »