Showing posts from September, 2017

Art Video of the Week - "Magic"

This week I'm going to venture away from the usual tutorial style video and give you an opportunity to watch a watercolour timelapse painting by one of my favourites: Mary Doodles .

Art Video of the Week - Cartoon Hands

This week we do a shallow dive into the world of cartoon hands by one of my favourite Youtubers, Stan Prokopenko of . If you haven't watched his videos before, I think you'll find that you'll enjoy the style quite a bit.

End of an Era: Quinacridone Gold

Pigments are an interesting thing, they're not necessarily continuously available and sometimes disappear from the market for a variety of reasons. For example, mummy brown  was actually partially comprised from grinding up Egyptian mummies ! The pigment eventually disappeared as its contents became known.

Art Video of the Week - 3D Shapes

This week, Liron Yanconsky takes us through the concepts of three dimensional shapes, shading, and how to create depth.

Art Video of the Week - Value & Colour

This week we return to Dianne Mize of In The Studio Art Instruction  to talk about judging value beyond the black and white scale that so many of us are used to.

Art Haul Week and Sketchbox #4 - September

Well, the supplies keep growing... My September SketchBox came in on the first day of the month and that's never happened before, it's usually a week or more later! So, pretty pleased that they may have figured out how to speed this up.