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VIDEO: Watercolor Swatch And Timelapse Abstract – Kwartscreations paints

  I have a watercolor swatch video for you this week. I’ve been watching the latest handmade watercolor paint trend with wide-eyed fascination and I thought I would join in and try some of the paints out myself. So I have bought myself some and I am sharing the watercolor swatch of my new paints… Continue reading VIDEO: Watercolor Swatch And Timelapse Abstract – Kwartscreations paints

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VIDEO: Easy Gelatos Background – Watercolor Techniques

  I’ve got a little bit of watercolor fun with this lovely Gelatos background for you today! You can use Gelatos, and your other watersoluble crayons, in so many ways and I thought I would make this background by using water on the Gelatos directly, and I use several techniques to do this. So have fun… Continue reading VIDEO: Easy Gelatos Background – Watercolor Techniques

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VIDEO: Travel Watercolor Set Tips – Cotman Mini Plus Palette Hack & Test Paint

  I’ve been using a Sennelier Aqua mini watercolor set with my favourite colors in it as my travel palette for a couple of years now. It’s ok but it does have some flaws. But then recently I found a new palette and I thought I would share it with you plus how I have hacked… Continue reading VIDEO: Travel Watercolor Set Tips – Cotman Mini Plus Palette Hack & Test Paint

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VIDEO: Easy Watercoloring Technique For Working On Non-Watercolor Paper

  You know that I love watercolors don’t you? But sometimes I don’t actually use them on watercolor paper. When I am making cards I tend to use a smooth, heavy weight, ordinary cardstock which is totally not a watercolor paper! But I love using it because it is a lovely bright white and you… Continue reading VIDEO: Easy Watercoloring Technique For Working On Non-Watercolor Paper

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VIDEO: Using Acrylic Paint Like Watercolor – Abstract Painting

  I’m using acrylic paint like watercolor in today’s video show and tell, to make some lovely, bright and translucent paint layers. It’s a great technique and fun to do! I think that one of the things that I love about acrylic paint is that it is just so versatile. I mean you guys know that… Continue reading VIDEO: Using Acrylic Paint Like Watercolor – Abstract Painting

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VIDEO: How To Make Easy Abstract Watercolor Flowers – A Creative Exercise

  I promised you something different today didn’t I? So I thought I would share a creative exercise that is great for anyone who wants to get started with watercolor paints, or for if you have been dabbling but aren’t sure what to do next. So this exercise uses three ways to make easy abstract… Continue reading VIDEO: How To Make Easy Abstract Watercolor Flowers – A Creative Exercise