Color Consistency

Keep your pigments consistent with each medium you choose to use. Whether your preference is acrylics, oils, pastel, watercolor and/or colored pencils, your knowledge of color mixing will greatly increase if you keep the palettes the same. In other words, don't buy the sets, buy individually. This will cost more, but will greatly benefit your … Continue reading Color Consistency

Is There A Difference Between Gouache and Tempera Paints?

Common Grounds Let’s cover the common ground first. A pigment is a color made from organic or inorganic materials. The colors have different characteristics on their own. Some, like Phthalocyanine Blue, are transparent, some colors like Cadmium Red are opaque, meaning the light cannot pass through the color to the surface of the support. And … Continue reading Is There A Difference Between Gouache and Tempera Paints?