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Use of white in water colours

I was once told by a professional artist (to whom I happened to be married at the time) that we do not use white but masking fluid is OK. N…

Started by Iain Bevis-Hole

14 Feb 26, 2013
Reply by Iain Bevis-Hole

Splashes in Acrylic - how to..

Hi friends, In this discussion I would like to describe one method for creating ripples and splashes using acrylic paint. Its real easy and…

Started by Alan Minshull

12 Feb 21, 2013
Reply by Rakhi Chanda

Some suggestions please!

Hi all! I've been working on this oil seascape, and while I am happy with the progress, I feel like I'm "stuck". Any ideas and critique wil…

Started by Nikita van den Berg

3 Feb 18, 2013
Reply by Cortrell Harris

Not sure what to paint or draw

I am at a stump. I am not sure what my next picture should be. I normally draw landscapes and trees, but I can't seem to be satisfied with…

Started by Remi Blythe Rezende

5 Feb 16, 2013
Reply by Cortrell Harris

Need fresh eyes

I have been staring at this piece for probably over two weeks, and something feels just slightly off to me. I was happy with it for a long…

Started by Aubrey Campbell

8 Feb 16, 2013
Reply by Cortrell Harris

Aurora Borealis

I'm trying to paint the Northern Lights, and I'm not happy with my out come.  I would absolutely love it if anyone has any tips or instruct…

Started by Marcia Campbell

8 Jul 2, 2012
Reply by Jenifer Nadira Knight

How to create 'Rushing in' - New 2011 (Acrylic)

Hi friends, This is one of my favourite paintings to work on from start to finish 'Rushing In'. Little did I realise how popular this would…

Started by Alan Minshull

20 Jun 10, 2012
Reply by AmeliaS

Need some critique please, seems a little flat to me. Need a fresh look.

Started by sue visker

5 Feb 21, 2012
Reply by Pandalana Williams

Seascape Composition

I have just semi-plagiarised Mitch's single breaking wave scene to see what would happen under my brush. Homage to Mitch it works! I have j…

Started by Iain Bevis-Hole

8 Dec 3, 2011
Reply by Alan Minshull

How I created 'Tropical Ocean Blue'

Hi Everyone :) Well I thought to start things off, I would share my technique and progress for my latest painting' Tropical Ocean Blue'. If…

Started by Alan Minshull

21 Nov 12, 2011
Reply by Margaret Hamm (Maggie)



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