How to Get Back Into Art

How to Get Back Into Art

A question from the last livestream: what do u do to get back into “rhythm/ sync ” with painting after not painting for a long time? We all need to be reminded “Don’t drink the paint water”  and other fun artist sayings. Why not wear it on...
My Art vs AI art – Am I afraid?

My Art vs AI art – Am I afraid?

With so many claiming the sky is falling when it comes to AI art taking over traditional artists’ work, I thought I would share a different perspective. I’m not saying that there is nothing to be concerned about, just that it’s not quite as...
Making Time for Art

Making Time for Art

How do I make time for art and youtube videos? My advice is the same for making time for art in general for any artist! Do you have a question you would like answered in one of these videos? Fill out the form at the bottom of this page —...
How to get started with Colored Pencil

How to get started with Colored Pencil

Camilla writes; I’ve just received my very first artist color pencil ever. The Polychromos set of 36. I have been drawing in graphite for a short while, but since your videos are so great, I would like to explore color pencils. I just don’t know how to get...
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...