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Painting Tutorials

October 11, 2017

Hi everyone! I wanted to share with you some of my recent painting tutorials in case you’ve missed them. I love making these tutorials so much, as I get to do what I love, but also share some of the tips I’ve learnt over the last few years. These tutorials are not for people who want to become academically trained in classical painting. These are for those of you who really want to try painting and not sure where to…

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Painting a Seascape Tutorial

April 23, 2016

Hi you lovely bunch! I wanted to show you (just in case you hadn’t seen it yet) my painting a seascape tutorial. This isn’t the only way to do it, maybe it’s not even the you should do it. But I wanted to share my process and help you create something you can build on. This is for beginners, so if you’ve been painting for a while already it might not quench enough of your creative ability. It’s prefect for…

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DIY Colour Wheel

February 5, 2016

  It’s easy to get our minds blown by the amount of colour theories out there for artists and designers, and there are so many different colour wheels to choose from! Which is why I wanted to make this DIY Colour Wheel video, so that you can create one that you understand and will forever a part of your artists ‘toolkit’. I usually just use my eyes to decide what colours compliment one another, but when it comes to painting tricks like ‘dulling’ a colour…

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5 Ways to add art into your Life

January 11, 2016

  Art can have a huge impact on our mood, day to day. If we are surrounded by things we love and images that lift us up then we will feel more positive, therefore be more productive. I’ve come up with 5 ways that we can add art into our daily life. 1. Phone case These are such a pretty way to carry round your favourite painting. I get lots of compliments on my case, even from strangers, because they’re…

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DIY Art Palettes – See mine!

December 7, 2015

One thing that artists can struggle with is finding the perfect palette for their needs. Instead of spending all your money on different palettes , only to find they’re not quite right, why don’t you make your own! I have uploaded a video about DIY art palettes that you can make from items around the house. These are art palettes that I use all the time and they actually work better than the ones you can buy from art stores! (Saving…

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