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VIDEO: How a Sheet of Clear Plastic Mylar Can Improve your Painting

In today’s video tutorial, you’ll see how easy it is for acrylic painter Hugh Greer to quickly test out his ideas mid-painting, without the risk of ruining everything he’s done so far if his idea doesn’t pan out.

You can do the same thing. . . and as you’ll see in the video, all it takes is a clear sheet of plastic. Take a look:

NOTE: You can get Hugh Greer’s full DVD tutorial at Creative Catalyst.

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In today’s video tutorial, collage artist Carrie Burns Brown demonstrates several ingenious techniques (which I believe she developed herself) for creating beautiful textured paper. Surprisingly, the materials required are cheap and easy to find—in fact, you may already have them on hand. So go ahead and grab some tissue paper, string, and coffee grounds, and take a look at this video to see how they all fit together: . . read more

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