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3 Things To Do When You Don't Feel Like Painting

As much as we all love to be creative, there are times when you just don’t feel like painting.

However, there are some things you can do to...

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Watercolor Mixing Charts: DON'T Make This Kind

Color mixing charts are crucial for understanding your paint colors -- but the most common type of mixing chart is NOT very helpful at all!

In this...

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How to Cut Your Own Mats to Frame Your Original Artwork

Unlike oil or acrylic paintings that are done on canvas, original art made from watercolor, gouache, or even calligraphy needs to be framed under...

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How to Choose a Watercolor Palette

There’s no ONE perfect palette that works for everyone… but with the help of this article (and video below), you can find one that...

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Meet the Artist: Sarah Simon from The Mint Gardener

When it comes to painting flowers and plants in watercolor and gouache, Sarah Simon is the queen.

Known on Instagram as @TheMintGardener (a joke,...

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