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Derwent Procolour Colored Pencil Review

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MM_LubSVVkU&t=25s A full review of the new Derwent ProColour colored pencils! Should you buy some for yourself? Find out in this video!! I'm talking about all the good and bad about these pencils and showing you how they perform on a...

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Surreal Painting Critique

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TSaFbs4YZJU This week's submission comes from artist J Hump. You can view more of his work at http://j-hump.weebly.com.  I love LOVE your style. I checked out your site and you have a very well defined style in your work. Your paintings...

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Acrylic Painting Flower Tutorial

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HHVKGP9jjAw In this time lapse painting lesson, I'm going to show you how I layer my paint to create a realistic yellow flower with sun shining through the petals! Knowing which layers to apply first will make all the difference in your...

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Graphite Portrait Critique

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YOVe7t-Aol8 This week's submission comes from artist John Svedese. John has been a comic book illustrator his whole life and this was his first time trying to draw something realistic, and a portrait at that! This is awesome, I can...

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How to Make your Paintings Look Realistic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oeXlcFNw0x4 We had a great question in one of our livestreams recently that I thought deserved its own video. The artist was having trouble with their work looking too much like cartoons and wanted a more realistic look. This reminded...

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