Amazing Block Printing Ideas
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Amazing Block Printing Ideas

After hashing out my feelings about whether rubber or linoleum blocks are superior for block printing, I decided to go searching for some inspiration. Some block printing ideas to keep us all inspired and moving forward in our quest for…

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Fun DIY Watercolor Paints
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Fun DIY Watercolor Paints

Making your own watercolor paints is easy and fun, especially for kids. I wouldn’t recommend using these on your next gallery pieces, but I’m not your mother. So have at it if you’re feeling cheeky. Materials For DIY Watercolors 6…

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My Very Favorite Art Materials

Small Heavyweight Paper Pads
Small Heavyweight Paper Pads
Wood Painting Panels
Wood Painting Panels
Delicious Printmaking Paper
Delicious Printmaking Paper
Prismacolor Markers
Prismacolor Markers
Blackwing Pencils
Blackwing Pencils
Uni-Ball Signo White Gel Pen
Uni-Ball Signo White Gel Pen
Neocolor 2 Water Soluble Crayons
Neocolor 2 Water Soluble Crayons
Sharpies!
Sharpies!
Liquid Watercolors
Liquid Watercolors
Golden Heavy Body Acrylics
Golden Heavy Body Acrylics
Kuretake Watercolors
Kuretake Watercolors
Small Heavyweight Paper Pads
Small Heavyweight Paper Pads
Wood Painting Panels
Wood Painting Panels
Delicious Printmaking Paper
Delicious Printmaking Paper
Prismacolor Markers
Prismacolor Markers
Blackwing Pencils
Blackwing Pencils
Uni-Ball Signo White Gel Pen
Uni-Ball Signo White Gel Pen
Neocolor 2 Water Soluble Crayons
Neocolor 2 Water Soluble Crayons
Sharpies!
Sharpies!
Liquid Watercolors
Liquid Watercolors
Golden Heavy Body Acrylics
Golden Heavy Body Acrylics
Kuretake Watercolors
Kuretake Watercolors
Totally Easy Zentangle
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Totally Easy Zentangle

This Easy Zentangle project is still (after 4 years) a favorite on my blog, and I know exactly why. Doodling is incredibly relaxing. I’m realizing that making art in a repetitive way with cool patterns is on par with all…

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Artist Spotlight: Alysha Chua
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Artist Spotlight: Alysha Chua

You! Guys! Are! Going! To! Love! This! Artist! I feel like I’m giving you an early Christmas present, because I found her on Instagram – can’t remember how; probably stalking followers or followees of some other artist, and fell immediately…

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What Are The Best Drawing Pencils? A Pencil Showdown
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What Are The Best Drawing Pencils? A …

So. It turns out there are people out there who are completely obsessed with finding the best drawing pencils. Isn’t this wonderful? Are you one of them? Tell me in the comments what your perfect pencil is. In the meantime,…

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What is the Best Pencil Sharpener for Artists?
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What is the Best Pencil Sharpener for …

You’ve figured out your most beloved drawing pencil, and stockpiled 1,000 of them so you’ll never run out. But what happens when you need to sharpen them? Do you panic and throw them out, or use the very best pencil…

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