How Framing Affects a Painting

A painting can be good by itself, but a good frame can make it great. In this blog, we’ll explore how a frame affects the look and feel...

"Antique” Art: How to Paint Old Things

One of the best things about painting and making art is that in a way, it immortalises the subject. From historical art pieces to even abstract art based...

Mixed Media Techniques with Watercolour

What is mixed media art? Mixed media refers to works of art that combine more than one medium or material. Pablo Picasso is one of history’s most famous mixed media...

Creating a Colour Chart

If you’re like me and have a slight addiction to collecting watercolour paints, then it’s probably difficult to keep track of all of them! Or maybe you just...

How to Combine Traditional and Digital Art

When I was first learning illustration, I told people I would stop making digital art as soon as it wasn’t a class requirement. I said I was stopping...

Start Bullet Journaling in 7 Easy Steps

A new year has already begun, but it’s never too late to start a bullet journal! It’s a great way to organise your time, plus it can be...

3 Easy Watercolour Valentine's Day Card Ideas

If you’re planning to get your valentine a gift, then you’re sure to want to include a card! Whether you’re writing to a significant other or just someone...

3 Easy DIY Greeting Card Ideas using Watercolour and Gouache

This time of year, many of us are thinking of creative ways to treat our loved ones to something special. Homemade presents are always a winner because you...

4 Easy Watercolour Holiday Greeting Card Ideas

‘Tis the season, and while not everyone writes Christmas cards, it’s always a special time of year full of well-wishing and gift-giving! Even more so when you give...

How to Paint Fire

Dangerous yet mesmerising, fire is the element that is arguably the most difficult to paint out of the different elements (which according to the Ancient Greeks are fire,...