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Sea and Sky Acrylic Painting Techniques and Inspiration by Dave White. Book Review.

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Sea and Sky Acrylic Painting Techniques and Inspiration by Dave White. Book Review.

Want some great practical tips for painting Seascapes. What about some interesting composition ideas for your next ocean painting. 

Do you have trouble painting those clouds to make believable skies.Then this book will help you. A book Review with a difference.

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How to significantly Improve your Painting Skills. Understanding Value and Tone for better painting.

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How to significantly Improve your Painting Skills. Understanding Value and Tone for better painting.

Do your paintings look flat and lifeless? Is it hit and miss if your painting works or not? Why are Tonal values and contrast important for improving your painting.    You can significantly improve your painting skills with learning this one thing. Value is more important than colour to the design and the success of your painting.  I will use the terms tone and value switching the words around but I am talking about the same thing with both these words. The tonal values are critical. The lights and dark's contribute more to the success of a paintings composition than...

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Daily Painting Exercises. The Power of 30 minute warm up paintings.

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Daily Painting Exercises. The Power of 30 minute warm up paintings.

Why should you do daily painting exercises? You don't have to be a professional artist to benefit from a daily painting habit. If you want to improve your painting then painting daily will definitely help you to achieve that. They say Practice ,Practice, Practice is what you need. I agree to a point. I think it is also the quality of that practice that is important. Actively trying to improve your painting skills while you practice is more valuable than just doing the same thing over and over. Today I am going to talk to you about the concept of...

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Day 30 Building a Daily Art Habit, Pros and Cons of doing 30 days of Painting

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Day 30 Building a Daily Art Habit, Pros and Cons of doing 30 days of Painting

Last day of building a daily art habit. Today I will tell you what worked and what didn't. I will discuss the successes and the failures. Painting done over the last 30 days Why should you have a daily art habit? You don't have to be a professional artist to benefit from a daily painting habit. If you want to improve your painting then painting daily will definitely help you to achieve that. They say Practice ,Practice , Practice is what you need. I agree to a point. I think it is also the quality of that practice that is...

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Day 29 Building a Daily Art Habit. 30 minute warm up paintings. transferring photocopy words to a canvas.

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Day 29 Building a Daily Art Habit. 30 minute warm up paintings. transferring photocopy words to a canvas.

Today on building a daily art habit I discuss the value of daily painting exercises. I do some more on the backgrounds of my teacup painting and for my apple painting. I will be trying to transfer some photocopy words on to my painted canvas. This is what I got done today. It felt like a weird mix of painting, but fun! Now what's the difference between doing painting everyday and doing a painting everyday. Well in this series I wanted to reestablish a habit of painting everyday but not necessarily doing a finished painting every single day. I briefly...

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