The "mother color" painting technique is a great method to create harmonious paintings. Learn about color harmony in painting, and how to pick and mix the mother color.
Oil pastels are an underappreciated fine art medium and a gloriously frugal color sketch medium for pastels or oils or anything you want to do. This article describes both fine art and fun hobby art applications with...
An artist from the San Francisco Bay Area - Dorsi Diaz - shares her window painting advice and exploits in learning and mastering this lost and dying art. She has painted windows for over 20 years.
There are various ways to paint with dots. Find out tips and techniques for pointillism, here.
Love painting, but have a lot of allergies to the paints? My solution has been to switch to digital painting. See demonstrations on how to use all your traditional techniques and more, allergy free.
If you're curious about DIY chalk paint furniture, check out this article! Instructions, tips, and photos included.
Fine Art Tips. Learn the essential elements to include in your paintings. What makes a painting successful? How to plan composition, color palette, focal point, and the way to arrange shapes.
The color wheel explained, a precious tool that helps in color mixing and choosing the right color schemes. How to use the color wheel and why it's useful to the artist.
A step by step instructional article on how to paint weeping willow trees using watercolours.
Reference Photos for painting landscapes are a must for me. They are for reference only, though, and you will be amazed at how a photo was changed to a completely different landscape painting.