A limited palette of watercolors does not have to be limiting!Yes… I’m kind of pleased with myself for that sentence! But it’s true.You’ll be happy to know you don’t need

​Don’t you think it’s curious? The way certain watercolors provoke emotion, but others fall short of your expectations. Color plays a huge role in successful painting, which is why color

I have news for you… People's skin is never just one color. Unfortunately you can’t just mix one generic skin color and paint the whole of someone's face, and there

Painting swatches is an excellent way to compare and get to know the characteristics of your paint. I wanted to learn how to make watercolor swatches in a way that

​You’ve heard about glazing… Right ?Glazing or layering colors is a fundamental technique in watercolor painting. When you paint, the transparent layers of pigment build up, one on top of

​Have you ever tried to mix a purple color and then think to yourself:“ That doesn’t look right ! ”Purple is one of those tricky colors in watercolor mixing. And

It's exasperating don't you think ?Not knowing how to mix the color you need...When I first started painting I really didn’t understand how to mix watercolors and get exactly the

You’ve seen them... Right ?Those beautiful looking watercolor charts with a rainbow of fantastic colors.It’s only natural that you want to make one yourself. That’s exactly how I felt when

​I find watercolor mixing fascinating.In my early days as a budding ​artist, I would dive right into a project and rely on intuition and a bit of luck to mix