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...
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...
Art Q&A – Are Earlier Paintings Worth More?

Art Q&A – Are Earlier Paintings Worth More?

Ancy writes; I saw this statement on a local art gallery’s facebook page, and would like to know if you agree: “When artists are younger or inexperienced, they don’t really know where they’re going, where they’ll end up, what the future...
Art Q&A – Art Events for Kids and Teens

Art Q&A – Art Events for Kids and Teens

Nichelle writes; Hello Lisa. I am 12 years of age and would like to enter into art shows in my state but nearly all of them are 18+ and there appear to be no junior art shows, how can I get my art out there and known since I’m not allowed on social media? I love...