"Yes, i started that way and moved to sketch books, then the paper bulked so on to watercolor paper and canvas paper. I am now just starting my first honest to goodness canvas...I will keep you posted."
"I would mx up a pile of the color you want and add a medium if you start to see you will need more. I think it is best to have too much, you can always vary the tone and use it later. It will depend on the size of your…"
"And you're a beginner? Wow! And what's wrong with cardboard anyway. Like you say it's free and if your piece isn't coming along the way you want it to, you pitch it. Awesome. You are very good for a beginner. Congrats.…"
I have been painting on Cardboard since Jan. My goal has been to do something with Paints 5 days a week. Cardboard has been wonderful for me...not intimidating, easy to throw out and free...just cut boxes apart.See More
And you're a beginner? Wow! And what's wrong with cardboard anyway. Like you say it's free and if your piece isn't coming along the way you want it to, you pitch it. Awesome. You are very good for a beginner. Congrats. You'll love this site and the people on it. Don't be shy. Get to know these wonderful people. Good luck, Cathey DeRosa
Welcome to the Art Colony, Carol ! If you have any art-related questions, please feel free to post in the forums or groups, where your fellow artists will be happy to help you out. When you get the chance, it would be fun to see some of your art. Above all, enjoy the site! Sharon (Moderator)
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