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SpectraFix leaving heavy droplets? How I fix it!

SpectraFix leaving heavy droplets? How I fix it!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d8PTSK2wEy8&t=80s Are you having trouble with Spectrafix fixative leaving heavy droplets on your pastel work? Here is how I fix that problem! Supplies used: (amazon affiliate links) SpectraFix https://amzn.to/38baaqQ Fine Mist...

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Red Eyed Tree Frog Painting & Frog Updates

Red Eyed Tree Frog Painting & Frog Updates

https://youtu.be/GPfej1xzYfc I'm sharing acrylic painting tips in this painting of one of my own Red Eyed Tree Frogs! I'm also going to share some of the pros and cons I've experienced in owning and caring for these amazing little frogs! Get your own zombie snail...

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Surreal Zebra & Honeycomb Acrylic Painting

Surreal Zebra & Honeycomb Acrylic Painting

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cEbPXt40co8 I'm sharing acrylic painting tips for making your work look more realistic in this zebra and bee surreal painting! Supplies used: (amazon affiliate links) I am sponsored by Fredrix canvas. The canvas in this video was...

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Christmas Bell in Charcoal Drawing Tips

Christmas Bell in Charcoal Drawing Tips

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4zyX-dON_JU I'm sharing tips for drawing a realistic Christmas Bell and Bow in Charcoal! See how easy it is to make metal surfaces look shiny! Supplies used: (amazon affiliate links) Canson Mi-Teintes Grey https://amzn.to/3kTBs9C...

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How I record my Art Videos and Vlogs

How I record my Art Videos and Vlogs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1Cizbyqg7Y&ab_channel=LachriFineArt This isn't a tech review but instead more of a show and tell about what cameras, camera bags, easel and the rest of my setup that I use for filming my art videos for those who have been asking...

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Painting a Skateboard Deck

Painting a Skateboard Deck

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4s0zAXlOEY4&ab_channel=LachriFineArt I painted a flamingo and coral on a skateboard in acrylics!! This was so much fun! New Skateboard company Anno Domini sent me this board AND is now offering prints of my surreal lion and coral...

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Kitten Colored Pencil Drawing Tutorial

Kitten Colored Pencil Drawing Tutorial

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=91spYx1bbJc Tips for colored pencil! I'm showing you how I layer and add details to create realistic fur on this cat! Supplies used: (amazon affiliate links) Faber-Castell Polychromos Colored Pencils http://amzn.to/2qadPBh Caran d'Ache...

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Colored Pencil Tips with Derwent Lightfast Pencils

Colored Pencil Tips with Derwent Lightfast Pencils

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wRdrQpwV2mc&t=3s See how I layer and blend colored pencils in this octopus drawing! I'm using the Derwent Lightfast set of 72 colored pencils for this demonstration (provided to me by Derwent). These tips can help even if you're a...

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Tips for Taking Photos of Dogs for Portraits

Tips for Taking Photos of Dogs for Portraits

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ANTLFWVqUsA The right angle makes all the difference in the world when you're looking to take photos of dogs for portraits. I'm at Greyhounds Unlimited adoption group taking photos of some of the retired greyhounds looking for homes to...

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