Getting the Line Drawing Right for Acrylic Painting

Getting the Line Drawing Right for Acrylic Painting

Skye writes; Hi Lisa I have worked in watercolours for a long time and I want to get started on acrylics but I do not know where to start I always have started with a super accurate sketch but as soon as I start painting I go back to my watercolour techniques but I...
Acrylic Painting Flower Tutorial

Acrylic Painting Flower Tutorial

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 own paintings! Learn acrylic painting...
Graphite Portrait Critique

Graphite Portrait Critique

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 really see your comic book style mixed...
How to Make your Paintings Look Realistic

How to Make your Paintings Look Realistic

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 me so much of when I started painting, it was...