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2016 Goals: June Progress Report

Part 1: MPK This month, I’ve taken time to rest from blogging. Honestly, I haven’t had too much inspiration and I wanted to spend time with family. Plus, I’ve been really focusing on watercoloring. I don’t know why, but it feels like just as I started getting into watercolors, several of my favorite bloggers started… Continue reading 2016 Goals: June Progress Report

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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

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A Beginner’s Watercolor Guide: Part 2 – Exercises

As I said in the first part of my beginner watercolor guide, I’m going to list some exercises you can do to improve your understanding of color and watercolor techniques. On one hand, the best way to achieve an in-depth understanding of watercolors is to keep watercoloring. With enough practice and experimentation, you will probably… Continue reading A Beginner’s Watercolor Guide: Part 2 – Exercises