Dawn Herring
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  • Princeton, TX
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Watercolor Pan Sets

Started this discussion. Last reply by michele josiane martin Sep 30, 2014. 2 Replies

I'm looking for a good professional quality watercolor tray set and wanted to know what other watercolor artists use, recommend, and where they purchased them. READ MORE

Winsor Newton watercolor

Started Nov 16, 2013 0 Replies

For those who use Winsor Newton watercolor tubes, has anyone ever had issues with humidity with colorfastness with any of the colors? I was looking at a Winsor Newton color chart at an art supply…READ MORE

Colorfastness and Odor with pans versus tubes

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dawn Herring Sep 10, 2013. 4 Replies

My question is about type of watercolor, brand, and colorfastness. I have used Prang watercolor for over 2 years now. I wanted to get into tube watercolors to try them out. I did get two colors to…READ MORE

Art Journal Pen Brands

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dawn Herring Aug 26, 2013. 5 Replies

I want to start using colored pens in my art journaling and mixed media work. I'd love to know what brands you recommend. I'm thinking art journaling types that work well on paint and layers, etc.…READ MORE


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My e-book The Birthday Wall: Create a Collage to Celebrate Your Child

Posted on March 27, 2012 at 11:30pm 0 Comments

I wanted to let my art friends know about my new e-book: The Birthday Wall: Create a Collage to Celebrate Your Child.

This type of collage goes on the wall or on poster board, which I explain in detail. If you have children and are looking for something fun and visual to create to celebrate your child's birthday, this is the book for you. I've been doing a Birthday Wall for my kids for the past nine years, and they love it. So I thought I'd share how to make one so others parents can…


New art supplies!

Posted on March 27, 2012 at 11:26pm 0 Comments

I recently purchased matte medium from Golden and Liquitex brands on dickblick.com. I look forward to experimenting with matte medium. I noticed it is a popular choice of adhesive for art journaling/collage work. So I shall try it out! 

Any tips on usage is appreciated. :)

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At 11:02pm on October 25, 2011, Thaneeya McArdle said…

Hi Dawn, and welcome to the Art Colony!  I hope you enjoy the site - there's a lot to explore here, so have a look around and make yourself at home. You'll find plenty of art and inspiration!

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Most of all have fun and join in the forums and groups!  Can't wait to see your art. :)

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