If you use tube paints you may not know that there are special lidded palettes available! WHY LIDDED? Arnold Lowreys Watercolour Palette Well these palettes allow you to cover your luscious moist paints when not in use and save you money. If you are someone who squirts tiny blobs of paint around the edges of a white dinner plate and then resorts to stretching a … Continue reading BEST PALETTE & Not Wasting Watercolour Paints
Painting for inner peace helps anchor you to your present moment. Are you searching for a path inwards for more stillness and calm? Painting simple shading exercises with your watercolours can be an absorbing and slowing act. Try attending awareness as you stroke each band of yellow and learn how to add subtle shadows as well. In this video I will show you everything you … Continue reading Painting Yellows for Inner Peace
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5 Fun Youtube Watercolour Bird Tutorials for Intermediate painters by The Pottering Artist Browse through my unique bird playlist in your own time! I want you to paint better birds. IN THIS BLOG POST YOU’LL FIND – 5 Free downloadable pencil outlines + 5 free colour reference images! & instant access to the 5 watercolour Youtube demos via this link. To read the full blog … Continue reading
Floundering with watercolour birds? Do you yearn to capture them more poetically yet realistically but lack skills? Enrich and enlighten yourself with this bundle of 5 real-time tutorials. I am Alison Fennell, professional artist and qualified teacher and I am here to help you! 5 Watercolour Bird Painting Tutorials – step by step in real time on Youtube. Intermediate level – watch now! 5 favourite … Continue reading 5 Top Watercolour Bird Tutorials
Get comfy for an enriching and arty read with the latest issue of The Pottering Artist magazine. Digest creative ideas and art techniques to use for your own self expression. Out 1st June – spoil yourself to The Pottering Artist Magazine – my indie and ad-free bi-monthly journal. I write and illustrate it myself – if it’s in there I wrote it or painted it! … Continue reading Coming Soon – Issue 3 of The Pottering Artist is nearly ready!
Dear Reader – Would you like to come over to my new blog to read about my dabbling with Morrismen this morning? Please click this link to read more https://www.thepotteringartist.com/2019/03/easy-like-sunday-morning.html Continue reading The Making of a Morrisman
Hop over to my new site to see what I need you write! https://www.thepotteringartist.com/2019/03/can-anyone-write-me-opening-chapter.html Continue reading Can Anyone Write Me an Opening Chapter Please? Fairytale Writers Needed
Dear blog reader – I had not put my new blog (The Pottering Artist) settings to public and so many of you were not able to comment yesterday. Please know that The Pottering Artist is now open for business and comments and I’d like to invite you to take part in my inaugural Leisure Painter Magazine giveaway. I look forward to seeing you there – … Continue reading Come on Over – comments and giveaway are open!
Gentle Forays into Drawing, Painting and Life. Join me as I refill my creative well. We will advance slowly, increasing awareness, developing perception, gathering art skills, deepening artistic vision and pottering along the way. For those who value stillness, silence and slowness as an antidote to activity, noise and speed. Here are a selection of images which I did to illustrate the various articles … Continue reading The Pottering Artist – A New Indie Magazine