Recently, I went to the beach for a quick break.Yep… Lucky me !It’s a couple of hours drive to the coast, but it was well worth it. And one of

Summer is slowly creeping up on us. Perhaps you’re looking forward to lying on a sunny beach underneath a parasol, listening to the wind and the waves… After all this

It’s one of the most delightful things I’ve ever seen. I recently took a trip to an iconic art store in Paris - The Sennelier Art Store. The watercolor and

This is going to be tricky! Some of you might not like me very much after you try this watercolor practice exercise… I can see people pulling their hair out

In this tutorial I’m going to show you how to paint koi fish in watercolor by building up transparent layers of paint using a glazing technique. One of the amazing

Daffodils… They’re springing up all over the place! And just about every artist I know is painting these things at the moment. So I thought I’d add my own contribution

Looking for some simple inspiration ? Below you’ll find some watercolor painting ideas which use very simple wet techniques. What do I mean by “wet techniques” ? In watercolors, the

I know what you’re thinking… And you’re probably right.I’m a sucker when it comes to buying watercolor supplies !I’m sure I’ve got far too much stuff. Which is why I’m

It’s that time of year again. (For those of you who've forgotten, I’m talking about Valentines day!) And I know what a bunch of romantic folks you are, so in

This painting started out as a sketch, but after a while I began to think it would make a good example for talking about how to paint realistically with watercolor.In

Brrr… it’s cold outside ! The coldest season of the year stirs up different emotions for all of us. There are lots of things that I associate with winter, all of

This site uses cookies !Get it ?OK… Lame joke.Actually, I painted this watercolor composition of a plate of cookies to demonstrate one of the most frequently used methods of painting