How To Paint With Acrylics

Paint Standards – Artist Grade Paints Versus Student Grade?

November 25, 2011

It is important to note that packaging alone can be confusing as well as sometimes misleading.   Packaging,  i.e. tubes, jars, or bottles has no bearing on the product quality or grade, this is simply a manufacture’s choice. In today’s art world, packaging does not drive performance. What is most important and will affect the outcome of the artist’s […]

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Discover what thousands of professional artists look for when buying paint!

September 4, 2011

Acrylic Paints and Oil Paints – Paint Pigments and what to look for When they first learn to paint, many art students are often so preoccupied with learning to handle the brush, create a recognizable composition and mixing color they are unaware of the importance of a pigment’s properties. One of these properties is the difference […]

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Six Tips for keeping An Acrylic Palette Fresh

July 31, 2011

Keep Fresh Acrylic Paint On Your Paint Palette The key to a fresh working palette of acrylic paints is maintaining the right amount of moisture in the paint. The first step is to control the humidity and drying time of the acrylic paint by using a good palette. We all know acrylic paint is a […]

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Learn to Paint – What Are Artists Mediums?

June 23, 2011

If someone asks which medium (singular) you use they are most likely asking if you are an oil painter, water colorist, or an acrylic painter. Oil pastels, co loured pencil and graphite artists all work in their chosen medium as do those artists who create non-traditional works of art. All these are referenced as mediums […]

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Learn to Paint – How to Paint Art

June 16, 2011

Learn to paint AND become an art teacher if you want to take it a step further We believe learning how to paint art is the most rewarding hobby on earth. Perhaps we are somewhat biased! Second to that, is teaching how to paint art to others… is a close second runner up! Now, with […]

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