How To/torials

This is a group where you can find tutorials for your art projects. If you need help try here. We'll have different categories to make it easier for you to find what you are looking for. If you would like to do a tutorial for your fellow artists please feel free to add them under the category to which they apply. If you have done a tutorial in the past we would be honored if you would repost them here. Right now we have tutorials scattered all over TAC. It is our endeavor to have them here as well. In time we should have a very nice collection.

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Please do not start any new discussions in the discussion forum. This section is only being used for different discussions regarding tutorials. For example: Watercolor Tutorials will contain tutorials only that pertain to watercolors. Then there will be another discussion called Questions and Comments. Here you can ask questions or make a comment regarding a particular watercolor tutorial. These question and answer discussions are only for questions and comments on a particular tutorial. If you have a general question or comment please use the Comment Wall. Following this will make it so much easier for our other members to find what they are looking for. Thanks so much and welcome to our group!

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Mixed media with ink and more!

Started by Desiree Oct 23, 2017. 0 Replies

Hi guys!Last week I decided to play with my inks once again after a long time. I’ve done several pieces in the past, following this steps.I had do much fun creating my little Owls, so I thought: let’s show the process here!First I made a sketch of a…READ MORE

Pens and Pencil Drawing Tutorials

Started by Gail Dennis. Last reply by Raymond Lee May 2, 2016. 3 Replies

Please post tutorials pertaining to using pens and pencils only. Thanks so much!

Mixed media question with acrylics on canvas and wood

Started by Reta Massing Mar 4, 2016. 0 Replies

I am experimenting with several different mediums but in particular i would like to know: can you put Golden Fiber Paste directly on canvas and it will stay on when finished with the picture? Is there anything that i need to do to the canvas or the…READ MORE

Tags: #canvas, #wood, passte, #fiber, Acrylics

Mixed Media Patterned Paper How-to

Started by Desiree. Last reply by Desiree Feb 25, 2016. 8 Replies

Hi all,Last night I had so much fun making some patterned papers. Before I started creating, I planned to cover old shoe boxes with them, to stuff in some art supplies or so. But now they are finished, I love them so much, I think it is a kind of a…READ MORE

Watercolor Help!

Started by Alison Brennen. Last reply by Alison Brennen Nov 9, 2015. 2 Replies

Dear Art Colony,   I am attempting to do a watercolor of a church for my Dad for Christmas. This is the first time I have used ink and watercolor together. I need help. I like the church but the landscaping is bad. My rocks look like lumps of…READ MORE

Tags: Water

Acrylic Painting Tutorials

Started by Gail Dennis. Last reply by Jenny Lynn Sep 21, 2015. 2 Replies

Please post tutorials pertaining to using acrylics only. Thanks so much!

Colored Pencils Tutorials

Started by Gail Dennis. Last reply by Jenny Lynn Jul 22, 2015. 1 Reply

Please post tutorials pertaining to using colored pencils only. Thanks so much!

Markers Tutorials

Started by Gail Dennis. Last reply by Pauline Donohoe Sep 26, 2014. 2 Replies

Please post tutorials pertaining to using markers only! Please do not post comments here. This page is only for tutorials. Thanks so much!

Markers Questions and Comments

Started by Gail Dennis. Last reply by MaureenF Sep 7, 2014. 5 Replies

Please ask questions or comment pertaining to a tutorial only. Thanks so much!

Pen and Pencil Drawing Questions and Comments

Started by Gail Dennis. Last reply by Pat Apr 24, 2014. 3 Replies

Please ask questions or comment pertaining to a tutorial only. Thanks so much!

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Comment by Kink Jarfold on April 27, 2015 at 12:16am

Hi, Gail.  What a great and easy to follow tutorial on Victorian Houses.  I've been investigating markers and think I might add this to my repertoire. Big thanks.

Comment by Pat on January 4, 2014 at 9:45pm

Which door do I knock on to show me how to paint trees?  lol....You're working hard Gail, nice job there girl!


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