Beginners

  • Discover the Best Watercolor Setup

    Discover the Best Watercolor Setup

    In this blog post, we will explore the best practices for setting up your watercolor workspace, arranging colors on your palette, managing water effectively, and mixing paints without flooding your palette. Plus, we have an accompanying video tutorial to visually guide you through the process. Let’s Dive in to the Best Watercolor Setup Watercolor painting…

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  • Easy Landscape Watercolor Painting

    Easy Landscape Watercolor Painting

    Embarking on the journey of watercolor painting can be both exciting and intimidating, especially if you’re just starting out. That’s why we’ve crafted this comprehensive step-by-step guide to help you master the art of creating a captivating landscape painting using watercolors. In this in-depth tutorial, you’ll discover how to transform a blank piece of paper…

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  • Four Beginner Watercolor Layering Techniques

    Four Beginner Watercolor Layering Techniques

    This tutorial aims to provide novice artists with essential tips and methods to grasp the art of effective watercolor layering. With dedicated practice, you’ll soon be crafting stunning watercolor pieces that exude a professional touch! Enhancing the visual appeal of your artwork can be achieved through watercolor layering. While this watercolor technique offers incredible results,…

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  • How to Paint Clouds with Watercolors

    How to Paint Clouds with Watercolors

    In this step-by-step guide, I will share techniques to paint clouds with watercolor using negative space. This is a perfect lesson for beginners looking to add depth and dimension to their artwork. Watercolor painting is a great medium that allows artists to create stunning landscapes, seascapes, and skies. One of the most challenging yet rewarding…

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  • What is Negative Painting in Watercolor?

    What is Negative Painting in Watercolor?

    Painting watercolors means harnessing many skills and techniques. And few are as important as negative painting in watercolor. This technique is often overlooked by many artists due to its seemingly complex nature, especially in the beginning. After all, there are other fish to fry like color mixing, wet-in-wet techniques and such. So, what exactly is…

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  • How to Paint Watercolor Still Life

    How to Paint Watercolor Still Life

    Are you eager to uncover valuable tips on painting a straightforward still life as a beginner? This captivating subject offers a wealth of opportunities as you can readily utilize everyday objects and paint from real-life references. In this guide, we will not only help you create a stunning still life composition but also delve into…

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  • 60 Easy Watercolor Painting Ideas

    60 Easy Watercolor Painting Ideas

    Welcome to our comprehensive guide on watercolor painting ideas for beginners! If you’ve ever been captivated by the vibrant, flowing beauty of watercolor paintings and wanted to try your hand at this mesmerizing medium, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re a complete novice or have dabbled in watercolors before, this curated collection of…

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  • How to Mix Watercolors Guide

    How to Mix Watercolors Guide

    There are many watercolor skills beginners need to know, learn and execute in order to paint successfully. And none are more important than color mixing. In this beginner watercolor mixing guide I will share some great tips that will help you mix any hue you need. Spoiler alert! What we learned as kids doesn’t ring…

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  • Watercolor Glossary

    Watercolor Glossary

    Here’s a comprehensive glossary of terms related to watercolor painting: Watercolor: A type of painting technique that uses pigments suspended in a water-based solution. Pigment: Colored substance used to create paint. Binder: The substance that holds the pigment together in paint. Paper: The surface on which watercolor paintings are typically created. Wash: A broad application…

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