Gamblin Oil Colors and Winsor & Newton Artist Oils in a limited palette of colors. Today I am going to talk about my two favorite oil paint brands, Winsor & Newton Artist Oils and Gamblin Oil Colors. I will explain my reasonings of why I use these paints, and the pros and cons of each. … Continue reading Winsor & Newton Oils vs Gamblin Oil Colors
Small, Medium or Large, there are a variety of art supply boxes that will cater to any artist. Here are three of the most popular. From left to right: Guerrilla Painter Box 9x12, a traditional paint box and a French Easel. Three styles of art boxes. Which do you choose? Let us first go through … Continue reading What is the Difference Between a French Easel, Guerrilla Painter and a Traditional Paint Box?
Choosing a few key professional quality art supplies can save you oodles, while providing better results. Work out your ideas on affordable medium quality mixed media paper before commiting your idea to a canvas or expensive watercolor paper. For those artists who do not get to paint or create very often because of cost, you … Continue reading The Frugal Artist
Nothing is more exciting to me (artistically speaking) than a fresh canvas! Eeeeeeeee!