Art on the Go: Making Art Whenever, Wherever

They say art is a form of practise, like law or medicine, because it’s ever-changing. In addition, discoveries can be made and learned through practice. So what’s a...

Plein Air Painting for Beginners

Painting from nature can be fun and rewarding. It's nice to go outside on a beautiful day and find something that captivates your attention, even better when it...

Drawing and Painting Pine Trees

The last time we painted together, we tackled the subject of deciduous trees. Now I’ll show you a method to draw and paint pine trees. I am tackling...

A Virtual Plein Air Trip

Plein air season is officially here, and what was meant to be a time for taking those easels, canvases, sketchbooks, paints, and brushes outside is, instead, a time spent indoors. Countries across...

Advanced Watercolor Techniques (Part 3): Plein-air Techniques

“When doing plein-air, I recommend you plan your scene. Most people either don’t plan at all or they plan too much.” - Erwin Lian Watercolor is a world...

Alicia Aradilla on Sketch Traveling: 1 Year, 19 Countries, 13 Sketchbooks and 700+ Illustrations

Many of us artists dream about traveling the world to see other cultures, try different foods and sketch our experiences. ...but what if it wasn’t a dream? Alicia...

Why Make Art Outside? Here's What the Pros Say..

There are plenty of reasons why we think getting mobile with your art is great for creativity – we literally designed our Art Satchel, Slate and Field Case around this idea! But...

How the Etchr Art Satchel Makes Urban Sketching a Breeze!

NOTE: If you're interested in purchasing, we recently concluded our successful Kickstarter campaign and just opened our Pre-Order store - if you missed out on the KS campaign, our Pre-Order campaign is still...