More Art Tips!
Have you ever received a great art tip? When you do, it can revolutionize the way you create your art! I love to discovering different art techniques when I search the web. On this page, you'll find links to sites with even more art ideas. Have a site you'd like to share? Just fill out the form at the bottom of the page!
Using Charcoal and Graphite - JD Hillberry
The work of J.D. Hillberry is amazing, and on this page, he shares just how he created one of his drawings. Not only does he discuss all of the supplies you'll need, but he also explains each step in detail.
Pen and Ink
Painting Trees in Watercolor and Pen & Ink - Claudia Nice (Video)
I love the mixed media work of Claudia Nice, and in this short video, you'll see how to create realistic trees using watercolor and pen.
Watercolor Painting Techniques
There is more than one way to paint with watercolors, and this page shows you how! Not only will you find basic techniques such as washes and lifting paint, you'll also discover how to use tissue, plastic wrap, wax resist, and more!
For one of my classes of elementary/middle school students, I planned a "spatter painting" day, and it was a good thing we were outside! This blog post tells what we did and how we did it.