Saturday, 23 September 2017

Watercolour pencils

I first tried watercolour pencils when they first came on the market about 25 years ago. I didn't like them.

I've bought another set (Derwent), hoping they have been improved. But no they haven't. The colours are weak, the pencils are still scrat

from Painters Online - Forum » Media forums » Watercolour painting » Latest Topics http://www.painters-online.co.uk/forum/FindPost69246.aspx

Thursday, 14 September 2017

It is just possible I might be back...

Not that my being back will give anyone joy or comfort, but I was standing next to Salisbury cathedral the other day and saw a fabulous sight of cathedral before impressive clouds.  I took a few photies and thought, hmmm, I reckon I could have a go a

from Painters Online - Forum » Media forums » Watercolour painting » Latest Topics http://www.painters-online.co.uk/forum/FindPost68995.aspx

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

masking problems

Good morning, everyone!
Has anyone have any experience on masking large areas on their watercolour using masking film or masking tape (or any other solution except masking fluid)? I'm having problems finding the right material to use. I tested on

from Painters Online - Forum » Media forums » Watercolour painting » Latest Topics http://www.painters-online.co.uk/forum/FindPost68937.aspx

Friday, 8 September 2017

Re-wetting an already painted area

Hi everyone

I am following a project from one of Geoff Kersey's books and have come across a wee problem I have experienced before. For info I've been watercolour painting a little over 2 years so still very much a beginner :)

In order t

from Painters Online - Forum » Media forums » Watercolour painting » Latest Topics http://www.painters-online.co.uk/forum/FindPost68748.aspx

Friday, 1 September 2017

So what IS watercolour?

What do you think about this, then.....?   The Sunday Times Watercolour competition has been won by an artist working in acrylic, on a canvas board.  It appears that acrylic is now accepted in some watercolour exhibitions/competitions - the crit

from Painters Online - Forum » Media forums » Watercolour painting » Latest Topics http://www.painters-online.co.uk/forum/FindPost68492.aspx

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Gartmore House Watercolour Holidays

Hi Everyone,

We here at Gartmore House would like to tell this fantastic community about the exciting Watercolour Painting Holidays that we are hosting here. 
These retreats have been running for a couple of years, but it is this year th

from Painters Online - Forum » Media forums » Watercolour painting » Latest Topics http://www.painters-online.co.uk/forum/FindPost68212.aspx

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

Watercolour pizza art! Check out!

Hey guys, I uploaded video where i drawing PIZZA ART! And it would mean the world to me if you checked it out 😊[YouTube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xGc2GhkUJf4[/YouTube]

from Painters Online - Forum » Media forums » Watercolour painting » Latest Topics http://www.painters-online.co.uk/forum/FindPost67372.aspx