Top 5 New Watercolour Materials and Equipment to acquire!

Tis the season to go spending and whilst I have a limited amount with which to splurge there are 5 items that have been spiralling around in my artist’s head to acquire for many months now! 1) Some Maimeriblu watercolours. I have been using the fabulous Winsor & Newton almost exclusively now for over a year and want somethingh fresh! Some new bold Hue! And … Continue reading Top 5 New Watercolour Materials and Equipment to acquire!

New Kid on the Block – Introducing Hooker’s Green to my Palette

Viridian and I are not friends. Years ago when I started dabbling in watercolour I read a lot of sound instructional books by Alwyn Crawshaw. He recommended amongst others Hooker’s Green as part of a beginners’ starter set of paints. I used it then but for over 15 years it has not been on my palette. I have no idea why I strayed away from … Continue reading New Kid on the Block – Introducing Hooker’s Green to my Palette