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Painting Tutorials: Learn How to Paint with Oils, Acrylics, Pastels and Watercolors

If your life is anything like mine, you probably don’t have the opportunity to do art as much as you’d like. Maybe. . . read more

One of the joys of painting with mixed-media is the freedom to create unique textures and patterns in your backgrounds. While. . . read more

Nowadays, nearly everyone carries a lot of stuff, all the time. Which means we're always finding new ways to carry that stuff. . . and the bigger the solution, the better.

Well, not always. Not for artists, anyway.

Sometimes you have to pack light especially if you're on a budget,on the road, or traveling abroad. Maybe you’re not going to be doing much art as you. . . read more

As a watercolorist, I’ve been painting since the mid ’80′s. New techniques come and go but here’s one. . . read more

Welcome to the fifth article in my series on the classical painting method known as the Flemish Method. Used by 16th and 17th. . . read more

Welcome to the fourth article in my latest series describing the classic Flemish Method of painting.

If you haven't done so already, you'll probably want to read each of the previous articles in this series (listed in order below) so that you're all caught up.

So far we've covered:

How to . . . read more

I’m a watercolorist and have been painting since the mid 80′s. One of the hardest concepts to grasp as a beginner was. . . read more

Today I’ll be continues my current series exploring the Flemish method of painting. In my first article, I demonstrated how. . . read more

In my first article describing the Flemish method of painting, I talked about the first step of the process, including the drawing, inking, and the imprimatura. Today, I'll describe the umber layers (steps 2 and 3). For reference, here are all seven steps: 1. An imprimatura 2. First umber layer 3. Second. . . read more

The method of painting I’ll be describing in this series is based on the methods of Flemish Masters of the 16th and 17th. . . read more

Welcome back to EmptyEasel everyone! This Saturday we’re helping to give away a ton of FREE downloadable copies of. . . read more




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