Watercolor Basics ~ Brushes: What types of brushes should you use

If you have ever stood in an art store paintbrush aisle, you know how overwhelming selecting brushes can be. There are brushes for every medium, synthetic and natural brushes, and brushes in a variety of shapes and sizes. I have a variety of brushes but in truth I only use a few. Here are some tipsContinue reading “Watercolor Basics ~ Brushes: What types of brushes should you use”

Learning more about artist tools and techniques

When I stepped into the art store last week, I was both excited and intimidated, but mostly intimidated. The store is full of things that I don’t know what they are or how to use them. I think I’ll always feel a little unsure of being an artist – because I don’t have an art school background.Continue reading “Learning more about artist tools and techniques”