Introduction to Pastel Colored Pencils

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In this introduction to pastel colored pencils we will highlight some of the best pastel pencils that you may want to try. A well as answering all of the most common questions we have faced when talking about this particular medium.

Introduction to Art Projectors – Guide

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In this art projector guide, we’ll walk you though all the things you need to know about this piece of equipment. What an art projector is, how and why you may want to use one, and the various types of projector that are on the market.

6 Best Mixed Media Sketchbooks – Finding A Home for all Your Artwork

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Finding a place to put all your art can be hard work. With each different medium needing slighting different types of paper to look their best. That’s why we have put together a list of the best mixed media sketchbooks we could find. These are sketchbooks that can do it all, whether you are using pencils, ink, markers or watercolors.

It’s Not About the Equipment

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So here’s the deal. You don’t need expensive kit to get started. It’s never about the kit. You should aim to start by learning the substance of whatever creative journey you are hoping to embark on. I repeat, it’s not about the kit.

Best Mechanical Pencils for Drawing

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Following on from our round up of the best graphite drawing pencils we thought that we should also cover those that are looking for something a little more high-tech. So without further ado here is our selection of the best mechanical pencils for drawing. Mechanical pencils are a great alternative to the normal pencil and have some very clear benefits for drawing and sketching. Consistent feel in the hand, in terms of length and weight, and refill as just two key areas we will discuss.

Best Watercolor Paint Sets for Artists of all Abilities

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When it comes to painting on of the most accessible disciplines is watercolor. Easy to start but hard master. We are taking a look at the best watercolor paint sets for artists of all abilities. Trying to find quality beginner (student) grade paint at a reasonable price. While also showing you some of the professional paints that could help take your art to the next level.

Best Drawing Pencils for Beginners and Professionals Alike

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In this article we’ll take you through some of the best drawing pencils available that both beginners and professionals will enjoy. We’ll also look to break down some of the terminology that is used in the world of pencils, gain a better understanding of pencil grades and what to consider when looking for a pencil for drawing or sketching.