Acrylic Painting Techniques for Beginners

25 Must-Known Acrylic Painting Techniques for Beginners

Acrylic painting is a versatile, fun to use and very performant medium. A beginner start to paint with wet brush on dry canvas, but there are so much to explore. Technically, I’ve learnt how these techniques are called after I tried them experimenting. Be curious, be creative and you will find your own techniques. Among popular acrylic painting techniques I …

how to avoid streaks when painting with a brush

27 Tips How to Paint Without Brush Strokes or Marks

While painting canvas, walls, doors or furniture we expect to have smooth and nice surface that look professional, fresh and clean. Brush strokes, marks, lines and brush hairs can absolutely ruin the look of your project. How to avoid brush strokes when painting with a brush? Use the right, slow-drying and thinned paint, choose high-quality brushes depending on your project, …

ebru painting materials

14 Ebru Painting Materials for Beginners

Ebru art appeared long time ago. Traditional ebru is a mysterious and beautiful art which nowadays is available for all levels of creative souls. Ebru painting is, in fact, quite a difficult and time-consuming practice and you will need a bunch of essential ebru painting materials: a tray with prepared water, special brushes, marbling paint, marbling paper to transmit your …

difference between acrylic and watercolor

21 Differences Between Acrylic and Watercolor

You came to an art supplies store and you are captivated by the variety of colors, tubes and tools. Where to start? We know that there are 4 main paint we can consider: gouache, oil, acrylic and watercolor. Oil scares a lot of beginners and they mostly choose between acrylics and watercolor, but what exactly is the difference between acrylic …