Watercolor Questions & Tips (58)

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Watercolor pencils

Not sure where to put this, but I hope the mods will move it. Or, as is often the case, I'm the last to learn about this LOL I'm on a bud…

Started by Margaret Brock

31 May 29, 2014
Reply by michele josiane martin

Using salt in watercolour

When I try to use salt in watercolour painting it does not work. I have tried normal salt, sea salt, even dishwasher salt. I cannot make it…

Started by susan parsons

7 Feb 28, 2014
Reply by Yvonne Ryves

Fog

Ahoy Does anyone have some ideas as to how to paint Fog using watercolor? My e-mile is CaptainJacksStudio@aol.com

Started by Jack Bond

1 Feb 27, 2014
Reply by V. Peterson

Series Question

What is the difference with Winsor & Newton Watercolor 1, 2 and 3?  Should you buy the colors in that series or can you mix them?

Started by Pat

2 Feb 4, 2014
Reply by Pat

Packaging for art sales

I was looking at the different options available for watercolor renderings. I saw ones that look like a picture without a frame, like a can…

Started by Dawn Herring

4 Jan 28, 2014
Reply by Dawn Herring

Winsor Newton watercolor

For those who use Winsor Newton watercolor tubes, has anyone ever had issues with humidity with colorfastness with any of the colors? I was…

Started by Dawn Herring

0 Nov 16, 2013

diminsions/layers to watercolors

What kind of moulding material could I use to give some depth to my watercolor snowstorm. Something that would accept the water colors and…

Started by Judy Schaffer Firneno

2 Nov 2, 2013
Reply by Judy Schaffer Firneno

Dimension to water colors

Does anyone here work with textured/demensional watercolor paintings.

Started by Judy Schaffer Firneno

0 Nov 1, 2013

saving the trees!

  I am in a pickle.   I used the wrong canvas, and it isn't taking to the watercolor paints well.  I got the background down and the distan…

Started by Judy Schaffer Firneno

0 Oct 25, 2013

I want to ask you expert watercolor artists.......

What is your favorite palette?  I am alway looking for the perfect "setup" and so far I have bought 5 and none of them really feel right to…

Started by Diana Colt

1 Oct 24, 2013
Reply by Althea ArchMiller

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