Dynamic Sketchbook Illustrations using Paint and Pencil with Minnie Small
Strathmore Art Blog
by
1w ago
Join us in this Artist-How to Series with Illustrator Minnie Small where we'll explore a range of subjects while combining and layering mediums in your sketchbook to add depth, texture, style, and finish to your paintings! Supplies: ► Strathmore 500 Series Softcover Mixed Media Art Journal, 100% cotton (5.5 x 8”) ► Daler Rowney Aquafine Watercolor Half Pan Travel Set, 12 colors ► Maimeri Gouache ► Princeton Neptune Brush, Round 6 ► Princeton Velvetouch Brush, Long Round 2 ► Lyra Rembrandt Polycolor Pencils Check out the full series below: Video 1: Creating Depth in Simple Watercolor Fruit ..read more
Visit website
Angela Staehling's 2024 Art Calendars
Strathmore Art Blog
by
1M ago
As an artist, nothing brings me greater joy than seeing the artwork I create turned into beautiful products sold in retailers around the globe. This year, I had the incredible chance to partner with a stationery company that was able to take my artwork and create seven calendars that were sold exclusively in Barnes & Noble and Paper Source stores. This was such an amazing opportunity, even after 24 years in art licensing! Over those 24 years, I’ve worked with numerous creative directors and product development teams to create collections across dinnerware, wallpaper, apparel, bedding, w ..read more
Visit website
Colorful Watercolor Sketchbooking with Jane Beata
Strathmore Art Blog
by
3M ago
Join artist Jane Beata as she shows you how to fill the pages of your sketchbook while focusing on 4 subjects: botanicals, animals, landscape and portraits. Jane will cover at least 3 fun examples from every subject with different approaches and levels of difficulty for students to pick from. In those lessons Jane will introduce basic watercolor techniques and how to apply them (wet on dry, wet on wet, glazing, color lifting, masking) as well as watercolor special effects (salt, alcohol, splatters, granulation). You’ll learn how to apply effects in unexpected ways and use them to create mesm ..read more
Visit website
Blank Greeting Card Updates!
Strathmore Art Blog
by
5M ago
The Strathmore Greeting Card Line has gotten a fresh new makeover! We're now offering new card surfaces and refreshed packaging for your favorite blank cards. We believe providing artist-quality papers in card formats is the best way to: Satisfy the needs of the growing community of artists selling their cards online or through other venues Inspire recreational and professional artists to communicate and share their talent Keep the time-honored tradition of handwritten correspondence alive Check out all our updates below. NEW CARDSWe've added a selection of new card options in the same pop ..read more
Visit website
"The Moon" by Steeven Chapados
Strathmore Art Blog
by
5M ago
The Moon | Steeven Chapados, 42"x88" Artist Steeven Chapados worked for over 200 hours between 2020 and 2021 to create this large-scale masterpiece drawing of the moon. It was drawn with graphite pencils on a roll of Strathmore 400 Series Heavyweight Drawing paper. Steeven detailed his process to give insight on how he rendered such a technical and immaculate drawing: "To create this piece, I referred to a hundred high-resolution photographs from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO), launched into orbit by NASA in 2009 as part of the former Constellation space exploration program. Since th ..read more
Visit website
Still Life Paintings in Different Mediums with Kate Birch
Strathmore Art Blog
by
5M ago
Join us in this Artist-How to Series as we explore painting still lifes in different mediums with artist Kate Birch. Follow along in this three-part series to learn how to paint a strawberry in water mixable oils, a tootsie pop in gouache, and a fried egg in acrylics! Supplies: ► Strathmore 300 Series Stretched Canvas ► Strathmore 300 Series Canvas Panels ► Strathmore 400 Series Watercolor Artist Tiles ► Daler-Rowney System3 Acrylics ► Daler-Rowney Georgian Water Mixable Oils ► Maimeri Gouache ► Princeton Brush Velvetouch Series Check out the full series below: Video 1: Water Mixable Oil St ..read more
Visit website
Watercolor Peony Tutorial with Clarice Gomes
Strathmore Art Blog
by
6M ago
Artist Clarice Gomes is a designer and professional watercolor artist who creates gorgeous and vibrant floral paintings. Follow along to Clarice's beginner-friendly video tutorial where she teaches how to paint a watercolor peony using MaimeriBlu watercolors. Supplies: Strathmore 500 Series Ready Cut Watercolor Hot Press 5"x7" Paper MaimeriBlu Jenna Rainey Set of 6 (Quinacridone Red, Permanent Red Light, Green Gold, and Prussian Blue) Princeton Aqua Elite Travel Brushes (Set of 4) Follow along to the video tutorial: Art Tip from Clarice: "The time spent painting is your 'me' time and it ..read more
Visit website
Understanding Watercolor Pencils
Strathmore Art Blog
by
6M ago
By: Sarah Becktel What are Watercolor Pencils? Watercolor pencils (also known as water-soluble colored pencils) look very similar to traditional colored pencils. Both have a solid core of color that is made with a combination of pigment and binder. Both encased in wood and can be sharpened to a point. Lyra Rembrandt Polycolor Pencils But watercolor pencils are made with a water-soluble binder, which means that when water is added to a dry drawing created with these pencils, the water dissolves the binder to create a watercolor-like paint. This paint can be moved and manipulated with a brush j ..read more
Visit website
Spontaneous Watercolor Landscapes Workshop with Steve Mitchell
Strathmore Art Blog
by
6M ago
Join our free watercolor workshops with Instructor Steve Mitchell in his series titled Spontaneous Watercolor Landscapes. Steve’s spontaneous landscape painting is a process of playing with watercolor paint in a largely unplanned way. It began as a way for him to test supplies and techniques with little to no pressure to produce a finished work. Eventually it also became a game of trying to pick out landscape forms and sometimes produce a finished painting. It provides a fun, stress free and sometimes exciting approach to getting out your art supplies and experimenting, which often leads to ..read more
Visit website
Watercolor Peony Tutorial with Clarice Gomes
Strathmore Art Blog
by
6M ago
Artist Clarice Gomes is a designer and professional watercolor artist who creates gorgeous and vibrant floral paintings. Follow along to Clarice's beginner-friendly video tutorial where she teaches how to paint a watercolor peony using MaimeriBlu watercolors. Supplies: Strathmore 500 Series Ready Cut Watercolor Hot Press 5"x7" Paper MaimeriBlu Jenna Rainey Set of 6 (Quinacridone Red, Permanent Red Light, Green Gold, and Prussian Blue) Princeton Aqua Elite Travel Brushes (Set of 4) Follow along to the video tutorial: Art Tip from Clarice: "The time spent painting is your 'me' time and it ..read more
Visit website

Follow Strathmore Art Blog on FeedSpot

Continue with Google
Continue with Apple
OR