Painting Knife vs Palette knife
Painting

Painting Knife Vs the Palette Knife

There are many painting knives and palette knives available for artists today. Both are a valuable part of the artist’s kit and the names are …

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Materials

Ben’s Palette

My Palette When painting outdoors the palette I choose changes depending on the subject I am painting. Factors such as the weather, subject matter and …

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Materials

Materials List

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Materials

How to Wash Paint Brushes

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Materials

How to sharpen a Pencil

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Painting

Making a Colour Wheel

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Painting

Making a Tonal Scale

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Painting

Zorn

Who is Zorn?Andrew Zorn was born in 1860 and died in 1920. He was born in Swedenand during his life became known as ‘the Swedish …

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Drawing

Drawing with Sanguine Drawing

Drawing with Sanguine• Sanguine is a reddish/brown iron oxide chalk usually mined in Italy• It is available in several other tones such as orange, tan, …

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Drawing

Drawing Papers

Recommended Drawing PapersArchival quality / Museum Grade Quality Papers:If an artist is going to invest time and heart into creating a piece of art, a …

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Drawing

HB Pencils Demystified

The HB Scale: HB stands for Hard Black, which is found in the middle of the scale. As the scale moves to theright from HB …

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Drawing

Bargue Plates to copy

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Painting

Michael Harding Oil Paint

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Painting

Australian Greens MH Paint

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Painting

How to See as an Artist

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Library

The Academy Library

Welcome to the ‘Academy Library’. This ‘library’ consists of a collection of recommended books that you will without doubt finduseful in your art journey. Some …

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Materials

Oil painting brushes explained

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