Have you considered painting en plein air before? Also known as outdoor painting, this idea of painting out in the midst of the subject is not new. Mae famous by the Impressionists in the late 1800s, plein air painting is very popular today. But if you are hesitant then this free book may help you to get started with this exciting painting adventure.
In this fun short course you will learn 10 essential tips for beginners painting in watercolors. Whether you're new to watercolors or just looking to improve your technique, these tips will remind you how to get the most out of your materials and create beautiful, vibrant watercolor paintings. Start now for free.
Painting trees is an essential skill that every landscape painting will struggle with. Trees come in many shapes and sizes, just like people. For the artist there are several tried and tested techniques that make painting trees easier. This article provides five top tips plus a demonstration video. If you feel up to you can take a short quiz and win a prize too. Lets begin!