Interesting New Things This Week

New

New Products at Dots ‘N Doodles Interesting   New   Things   This   Week Siberian Kolinsky Sable, Short Handle Painting Brushes I n t r o d u c t o r y   S a l e 1 week Tues May 16th – Sat May 24th 45% off These watercolor painting brushes are made with the […]

Paint & the Abstract Painter

Abstract

Paint and the Abstract Painter  Article written by Carey Corea    Abstract. Abstract. Abstract. I belong to a segment of painters that may be labeled pure abstractionists. One way to define this category is to focus on the artist’s primary source of inspiration. Before I begin, it is important to note that no one can really […]

Princeton Artist Brush Company

Princeton Catalsyt

How Princeton Artist Brush Company became one of the largest brush suppliers in the U.S. By Mercerspace on April 29, 2016Comments Off on How Princeton Artist Brush Company became one of the largest brush suppliers in the U.S. Lawrenceville resident Howard Kaufman is the founder of the Princeton Artist Brush Company, one of the largest […]

Stencil Tips

Stencil Tips

Andy Skinner Stencil Tips Stencil tips: in this video, Andy Skinner introduces his line of stencil designs and demonstrates many ways to use them for your mixed media and art journaling projects. He covers topics such as: mono printing, masking, misting, and bumping to add depth and shading to your stenciling Andy Skinner is an […]

Ban on Cadmium

Ban on Cadmium

Ban on Cadmium Pigments Could Change Art Forever Henri Matisse, The Red Studio (1911) Photo via: Arts Everyday Living Ban on Cadmium Pigments Could Change Art Forever. Artists’ palettes might be about to change forever. A proposed Europe-wide ban on cadmium pigments found in acrylic, oil, and watercolor paints could be enforced in the next […]

Golden Acrylics – Encaustics

Encaustics

Encaustic Effects: Golden Acrylic Paint Patti will show you several different ways of creating an “encaustic look” using Golden acrylic paints without wax in this video workshop ! This technique will give an instant wax-like look with topcoat techniques, layer and carve into thick gels and paints for depth and rich color, and more! These […]

Distressing and Antiquing

Distressing and Antiquing

Learn how to distress Media Crackle Paste with Fluid Acrylics and Antiquing Creams – Distressing and Antiquing. In this video, Andy Skinner will teach you how to easily distress Media Crackle Paste using Fluid Acrylics and Antiquing Creams.   All crackle products allow for full control of crackle results based on the thickness of the […]

Layering Image transfers

Transfer technique

Layering Image transfers – layer, layer, layer. Transfer an Image with Different Opacities The following video demonstrates the use of Media Matte Medium and White Tinting Base to transfer an image. Different layers of the background will show through. Andy Skinner walks you through the simple technique. Tips & Hints FLUID ACRYLICS Add any regular […]