Watercolor

A Beginner’s Watercolor Guide: Part 3 – Shopping Guide

Shopping Guide My General Recommendations Winsor and Newton Cotman Sketcher’s Pocket Box¬†(12 half pans) – Currently $13.97 at Amazon, $14.57 at Dick Blick Pros: Affordable, Widely accessible, Functional color selection, Detailed color chart and composition guide, Standard half pans, Compact Box, Includes small brush, Great range of alternative sets with different features Con: Some artists… Continue reading A Beginner’s Watercolor Guide: Part 3 – Shopping Guide

Pen and Paper · Watercolor

A Beginner’s Watercolor Guide: Part 1 – Basic Supplies

Since my beginner watercolor experience was so positive, I’m going to make a 3-part watercolor guide for those who want to start but don’t know how. In this post, I’m going to list the basic supplies you need. In the next post, I’m going to list some exercises you can do to improve your understanding… Continue reading A Beginner’s Watercolor Guide: Part 1 – Basic Supplies

Pen and Paper

Sakura Pigma Micron 05 6-Color Set Review

Introduction I bought the Sakura Pigma Micron 6-Color Set in the 05 size specifically to use for scrapbooking. I wanted a good multi-color set of pens that would last me through the ages. In other words, they would need to be waterproof, archival and consistent writers. I just purchased the Set of 8 in Black… Continue reading Sakura Pigma Micron 05 6-Color Set Review