Tag Archives: Acrylic

Colouring Books: Painterly Days – The Woodland Watercolouring Book for Adults by Kristy Rice (review)

I’ve talked about colouring books before (about how they are not just for kids and about the different ways both artists and non-artistic people can benefit from them), but I’ve never really had any interest in buying one. Mainly because … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Colouring Books, Paper, Pencils and Blocks, Reviews, Surfaces, Watercolour | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Artist Trading Cards: Strathmore Assorted Pack (review)

I’ve always thought Artists’s Trading Cards seemed like a good way to create more finished works in less time thanks to their small size, so when I found some on an art supply retailer’s site, I decided to add some … Continue reading

Posted in Paper, Reviews, Surfaces | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Canvas: Eraldo di Paolo Canvas Pads (review)

Though I tend to buy most of my practice art supplies from one of the cheap junk shops in my town (which mostly sell Mont Marte art supplies), occasionally I’ll drop into the Riot Art and Craft at a nearby … Continue reading

Posted in Canvas, Reviews, Surfaces | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Acrylics: Hydrocryl Acrylics (review)

One day when I was going on a YouTube video bender – as I so often do when I’m trying to avoid working on my thesis – I came across a channel called Colour in Your Life, which shows various … Continue reading

Posted in Acrylic, Materials, Reviews | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Acrylics: Golden Open Acrylics (review)

One problem a lot of people have with acrylics is that they dry too fast to blend effectively. This can be mitigated to some extent by using various mediums and the Atelier Interactive acrylics can be ‘reactivated’ with their special … Continue reading

Posted in Acrylic, Materials, Reviews | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Acrylics: M Graham Acrylics (review)

Because I loved M Graham’s watercolours so much, when I saw that an art store near my Dad’s work carried their acrylic paints as well, I coerced him into dropping in and grabbing some for me on his way home … Continue reading

Posted in Acrylic, Materials, Reviews | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Acrylics: Mountain Lake Landscape (demonstration)

After coming across some palette knives in my art cupboard the other day, I decided it would be fun to try my hand at a palette knife painting. It had been a while since I’d painted a landscape so I … Continue reading

Posted in Acrylic, Demonstrations | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment