The Fighting Temeraire – Drawing Smoke and Fire

In this video clip Colin shows how to add stronger colours to the sky on his version of The Fighting Temeraire after Turner. This pastel pencil demonstration can be found inside our membership. Find out more by clicking below: ➡️ Membership ➡️ Try our FREE [...]

By | 2020-04-15T11:31:34+00:00 April 15th, 2020|Landscapes|0 Comments

How To Put Pastel On Watercolour

In this video Colin shows you how to apply pastel on top of watercolour. See how to get additional colours and brilliance on your watercolour pictures. Get this Course on Udemy here for just £10.99 Get access to ALL Colin's courses for only £14.99 here

By | 2019-10-01T14:52:40+00:00 October 1st, 2019|Landscapes, Tips & Techniques, Watercolour Tips|0 Comments

Can you water down Acrylic paint and use it as Watercolour?

One of our students Matt sent us this interesting question regarding Acrylic: Hello Sir, I have been thinking of taking your watercolor course. I have heard that I can thin down acrylics? Could I use this method and if I do would I use watercolor [...]

By | 2019-07-24T10:49:32+00:00 July 24th, 2019|Landscapes, Tips & Techniques|0 Comments

Learn to Paint Watercolor – Boats in Landscape

You've never seen Watercolor done this way before. Learn my unique approach to Watercolor Step by Step. In this post I'll show you how to paint this Watercolour Landscape: I have included the outline drawing below (click to enlarge) so that you can print this [...]

By | 2020-05-16T10:38:48+00:00 May 15th, 2019|Landscapes|0 Comments

How to Use Water-Soluble Graphite – 6 Course Drawing Bundle!

You can get some incredible effects using graphite pencils on their own. But have you ever tried water-soluble graphite? Faber-Castell have released a pack of 5 Aquarelle graphite pencils which combined together in a picture produce incredible effects. In this bundle of 6 courses, you [...]

By | 2019-03-04T20:32:59+00:00 March 1st, 2019|Landscapes, Portraits|0 Comments