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Line Quality

It occurred to me while working on this illustration that maybe it would be a good example of line quality, which is essentially the thickness to thinness of a line and how it expresses. 145 more words

Michelle Wynn

Laying Out A Palette

A few people have asked me how to lay out their palette. To be honest, there is no “right” way to lay yours out. I would advise to lay it out in a way where you know the location of each color. 117 more words

Acrylic Painting


What is Stippling? It is an drawing / coloring technique using dotting as a way of shading and defining shapes in a drawing (or that’s what I think it is… 182 more words


Clancy's 5 tips for drawing crowds

I’ve been so busy with other projects that I can’t talk about in public yet that I’ve not had time – not even 5 spare minutes – to work on my Time Tavern sketchbook. 439 more words

A Creative Life

Researching Caran D'Ache aquarelles:

I’ve just been looking around online at Caran D’Ache watercolor pencils. Apparently, there are now two kinds:  the Museum variety, and the Supracolors.

Museums look as though they are… 852 more words


Recording this so I see it, later:

Well, my fever temporarily broke today…unfortunately, it then went back up to 99º F. Consistent with what I’ve been doing for the last several days, I’ve decided to stay in, today. 557 more words